This is an analysis of the poem I See Thee Better—in The Dark that begins with:
I see thee better—in the Dark—
I do not need a Light—... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: Xaba Xcbc abab bcXc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11110001 111101 01010100 010100 11110100 110101 01010100 010101 10011111 010100 01110001 111111 1101 0111110101 010001000 100100
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 108
- Average number of words per stanza: 22
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 26 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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