This is an analysis of the poem She's Up And Gone, The Graceless Girl that begins with:

She's up and gone, the graceless girl,
And robb'd my failing years! ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcbXcdcXaXabcdceececaea
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 24,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11110101 111100 11011111 111101 11110111 110111 11110101 111101 11010101 110101 11010101 110101 11011101 111101 11110101 110111 110010110 110111 01111101 011101 11110101 110101 01010101 010100
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 763
  • Average number of words per stanza: 145
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • 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.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word her is repeated.

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