This is an analysis of the poem Life In A Love that begins with:

Escape me?
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Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcdeedfccfghghciciabc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 22,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: ballad stanza
  • Metre: 011 10 010 11111111 111010111 10101101 10101101001 110011111 011110101 1111111101 1101101101 001010111 011111101 1101110101 1011111111 111101101 111100111 110011101 1011100111 111 10 01
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 713
  • Average number of words per stanza: 145
  • Amount of lines: 22
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

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  • summary of Life In A Love;
  • central theme;
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  • history of its creation;
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