This is an analysis of the poem À Mon Filleul, Louis Bergevin. 1er Janvier 1905. that begins with:
Enfant ! ― ô douce fleur qu'un printemps fit éclore !
De cette vie à peine eus-tu franchi le seuil,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aXXX XaaX XXX XXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,3,3,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: sonnet with trochaic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1111101011 0111111001 110111111010 10101110010 111101111011 101111011101 1101011100111 10101010111 0111011011100 1111111010 110101110011 10111011111 11011010111 11010100110
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 163
- Average number of words per stanza: 30
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 46 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 9
Mood of the speaker:
There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.
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