This is an analysis of the poem Startled Hearts that begins with:
With a confuse distraction made....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: Xaba XcdcXbcbdbbbd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,13,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 110 00010101 11010 11000001 11 11 10100010 11101 01011011 10101010011 01000101 01011 101010101 101 01101 10101
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 133
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 24 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 4
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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