Analysis of Disinherited

John Donne 1572 (London) – 1631 (London)



Thy father all from thee, by his last will,
Gave to the poor ; thou hast good title still.


Scheme AA
Poetic Form Couplet 
Metre 1101111111 1101111101
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 97
Words 20
Sentences 2
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 2
Lines Amount 2
Letters per line (avg) 34
Words per line (avg) 10
Letters per stanza (avg) 68
Words per stanza (avg) 19
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Submitted on May 13, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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John Donne

John Donne was an English poet, satirist, lawyer and a cleric in the Church of England. more…

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