This is an analysis of the poem Away, Delights that begins with:

AWAY, delights! go seek some other dwelling,
   For I must die. ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ababcdcd bbbbbbbX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 01011111010 1111 11111101010 1101 1101111011 101101 11011 1101011111 10010101111 1101 11111101001 1011 1100111111 101101 1111 0111011001
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 328
  • Average number of words per stanza: 50
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

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