This is an analysis of the poem The Churchwarden And The Apparition: A Fable that begins with:
The night was cold, the wind was high,
And stars bespangled all the sky;... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabbbbccddeeffggbbeehhggccbbdd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 30,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01110111 11100101 10011111 11011101 11010101 11010101 01011001 11010101 11111101 01010001 11010101 01110001 01110101 01011111 10110101 01010111 01010111 11011101 11010111 10000101 11011101 11010111 10111111 01010001 11011111 110100101 11010111 01010111 01011101 01010101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 1054
- Average number of words per stanza: 187
- Amount of lines: 30
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (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; and is repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines down is repeated).
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