This is an analysis of the poem The September Rose that begins with:

To sighs of morning air, that froze,-
(With her lips opened for a say), ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abab caXa Xdcd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: ballad stanza
  • Metre: 01010111 00110101 110001101 10010101 1111101 01010101 01011001 11000101 010111110 11001101 110111010 00110101
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 142
  • Average number of words per stanza: 27
  • Amount of lines: 12
  • Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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