This is an analysis of the poem In Memoriam 82: I Wage Not Any Feud With Death that begins with:
I wage not any feud with Death
For changes wrought on form and face;... full text
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- Rhyme scheme: abba cbbc XaaX deed
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11110101 11011111 11011101 11011111 01011101 01010101 11110101 11010001 11110111 01010101 11010101 01010100 10011111 01110011 11111101 11011101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 135
- Average number of words per stanza: 26
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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