This is an analysis of the poem Blinded! that begins with:

You that still have your sight,
Remember me!- ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abXb Xaba XbXX abcccXbc XcbXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,8,5,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111111 0101 11111111 1111 100111 1111 110101 1111 110101 0101 111111 101100 000101 1111 111111 1101 111011 1111 111111 11111101 11110 11111 100101 11110 11111
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 101
  • Average number of words per stanza: 20
  • Amount of lines: 26
  • Average number of symbols per line: 23 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Blinded!;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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