This is an analysis of the poem Les Choses N'Ont Plus De Larmes that begins with:
Ce n’est pas sur nos maux que la Mer se lamente ;
Ne berçons plus nos coeurs à la plainte des flots,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,3,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1111111111110 11101111111 1111101100010 101111100110 10101010101 1101110110 11110011101 111101011 11101110110 100101111000 1110101011 1011101010 101010110110 101110011100 1110111000 101011010 111111111110 010101110111 11110011010 111110011111 1010011101 111111001110 1111001101
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 177
- Average number of words per stanza: 36
- Amount of lines: 23
- Average number of symbols per line: 45 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 9
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; e, de are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word les is repeated.
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