This is an analysis of the poem At The Top Of It With A Gratefulness that begins with:

When the evening comes,
And the quietness invites relaxation......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXaXXaXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10101 10100011010 11001011101 10110101 0010010 1010100101111 01010101011 10100001000
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 292
  • Average number of words per stanza: 51
  • Amount of lines: 8
  • 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.

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

  • summary of At The Top Of It With A Gratefulness;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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