Analysis of Weep, O mine eyes
John Wilbye 1574 (Diss) – 1638 (Colchester)
Weep, O mine eyes and cease not,
Out alas, these your spring tides methinks increase not.
O when begin you
to swell so high that I may drown me in you?
|Metre||1111011 10111111011 11011 11111111101|
|Closest metre||Iambic tetrameter|
|Letters per line (avg)||29|
|Words per line (avg)||8|
|Letters per stanza (avg)||116|
|Words per stanza (avg)||31|
Submitted on May 13, 2011
Modified on April 12, 2023
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