This is an analysis of the poem Reconciliation that begins with:
WORD over all, beautiful as the sky!
Beautiful that war, and all its deeds of carnage, must in time be... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaXXbbXXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1101100101 1001111010101010 1001 1010010111010010 10111001011 1110001010111101 111111111001011 1 111111001101100 10
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 485
- Average number of words per stanza: 83
- Amount of lines: 10
- Average number of symbols per line: 48 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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