This is an analysis of the poem He Fumbles At Your Soul that begins with:

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  • Rhyme scheme: X XXXXXaXaXXXX XX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,12,2,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: rondeau
  • Metre: 1 110111 110101 011111010 1111100 0111010 1001001 1101000010 1100011 11110100 11001010 1000000001000 1111010 111100010 010000010
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 165
  • Average number of words per stanza: 24
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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