This is an analysis of the poem Wine And Joy that begins with:

Wine and joy are completely forgotten,
As well as his armor and sword. ...

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  • Rhyme scheme: abaXbbbX bcXcXcXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 1111010010 11101011 011010010 01001001 0100111 11111001 01101101 01001011 0110100011 101101101 111010110 101101101 11010110000 110101001 110110011 00100111
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 291
  • Average number of words per stanza: 51
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 36 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word the is repeated.

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