This is an analysis of the poem The Living Beauty that begins with:
I BADE, because the wick and oil are spent
And frozen are the channels of the blood,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdbbdc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 1101011111 1101010001 1101010110 0101011001 011101001001 01111110101 101010001101 111101011111 0101001101 1101010011
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 422
- Average number of words per stanza: 79
- Amount of lines: 10
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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