This is an analysis of the poem Amoretti Lxviii: Most Glorious Lord Of Life that begins with:

Most glorious Lord of life, that on this day,
Didst make thy triumph over death and sin:... full text

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  • Rhyme scheme: ababbabXXbabcc
  • 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: 11001011101 1111010111 11010011101 0100110101 0101110101 1111111101 1001111101 1111000100 1111110100 1111110101 1111111111 0111010101 1111111111 1001010111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 637
  • Average number of words per stanza: 112
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 45 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; love is repeated.

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