This is an analysis of the poem In Hellbrun that begins with:

Once more following the blue grief of the evening
Down the hill, to the springtime fishpond—...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXabaXbXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 11,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111000110010 10100111 1001101110110 10001 01101101001010 110111010100 0011101011010 001010111 01010110001011 001 01011001
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 453
  • Average number of words per stanza: 82
  • Amount of lines: 11
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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  • summary of In Hellbrun;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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