This is an analysis of the poem Ode To Pity that begins with:
O THOU, the Friend of Man assign'd,
With balmy Hands his Wounds to bind, ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabccb X ddebbeX aaeffeX aaceecX aacXecX eegaagX hhgeeg
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,1,7,7,7,7,7,6,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11010101 01010101 110101 11010101 11010101 011001 1 11010101 11010111 11101 11010101 11110101 110101 1 110011101 01100101 010111 11011111 11011101 011101 1 11011101 110010101 011111 11110111 01110111 110111 1 11011101 11110101 110101 01010110 110101011 011101 1 11011101 11110101 1010101 010011101 11010101 010101 1 11110111 01001101 010101 11010101 11010101 010101
- Amount of stanzas: 8
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 186
- Average number of words per stanza: 31
- Amount of lines: 48
- Average number of symbols per line: 30 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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