This is an analysis of the poem Snow And Fire that begins with:

Deep-hearted roses of the purple dusk
And lilies of the morn;... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ababab cdcdcdXbdbdbd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,13,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1101000101 110001 1101010101 010101 1101010011 010101 1101011101 101101 010010100001 111101 0111011001 110101 1101100111 010111 1111110111 110101 010001100101 1100001
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 204
  • Average number of words per stanza: 36
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; of, her are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words and, why are repeated.

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