This is an analysis of the poem Sickened To A Rage that begins with:

Even what is currently owed,
Will take decades to repay....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcdee facc XfdXbefac
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,4,9,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10101001 0101001 1110101 101000100 10101010110 011000 11010 11101 11001 110010 110110101 01110 1010010 110110001 11100011 01001 0100 0101110 111010010011
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 183
  • Average number of words per stanza: 31
  • Amount of lines: 19
  • Average number of symbols per line: 28 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • 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 Sickened To A Rage;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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