This is an analysis of the poem Another Love that begins with:

OF her I thought who now is gone so far:
And, the thought passing over, to fall thence ... full text

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  • Rhyme scheme: abbaabbacdbcdb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 0011110111 1011010011 1101010001 100100100111 1101110101 1011110101 1100110101 1001111101 1111111110 1111010101 1100111111 1111010111 1111111110 1111010101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 648
  • Average number of words per stanza: 124
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 45 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 9
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, your are repeated.

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