This is an analysis of the poem And, The Moral Of This Story Is... that begins with:

And,
The moral of this story is......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abaacXXX ddcdbXXa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1 01000100 11010100111 11001001010 000100101 011111010 111110100 1011110001 1010100 1100001 0110001 001110110 0100101 0100100101010 1011 1010111
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 263
  • Average number of words per stanza: 47
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many three dots in the poem. Readers should think of the author's idea together with the pensive speaker.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of And, The Moral Of This Story Is...;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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