This is an analysis of the poem I Could Not Prove The Years Had Feet that begins with:
I could not prove the Years had feet—... full text
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- Rhyme scheme: X XXXX XaXX aXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1 111100110 110011 11010111 11011100 111111010 110101 1111000000 10001010 11110111 1100010 110100010 110000010
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 105
- Average number of words per stanza: 17
- Amount of lines: 13
- 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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