This is an analysis of the poem Dear Love, Do You Remember? that begins with:

Dearest one, do you remember,
As we sat side by side,... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcbXdXeafefcXXX aeadacac aghghcac
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 16,8,8,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10111010 111111 11111111 110011 11111010 110001 01101110 10011101 11111010 011101 1111110 0111001 10111011 1010101 11110010 111110 11101010 011101 11110110 010101 11111010 111111 11100010 111111 10111010 011111 1101111 111111 1111011 110101 11101110 1011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 313
  • Average number of words per stanza: 64
  • Amount of lines: 32
  • Average number of symbols per line: 28 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • 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; me, you, and, love, we are repeated.

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