This is an analysis of the poem How Full Of God that begins with:

How full of God those evening skies,
Arrayed in calmest loveliness; ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXabcdcd eded afbf
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: ballad stanza
  • Metre: 11011101 010101000 11011101 11010101 11110111 01111101 10011101 01000101 01011101 110010001 10110101 01001101 11011100 11010101 11111101 01011001
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 189
  • Average number of words per stanza: 35
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • 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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