Analysis of On His Lady Marie
William Strode 1602 – 1645
Marie, Incarnate Virtue, Soule and Skin
Both pure, whom Death not Life convincd of Sin,
Had Daughters like seven Pleiades; but She
Was a prime Star of greatest Claritie.
|Metre||0101010101 111111111 1101101011 10111101|
|Closest metre||Iambic pentameter|
|Letters per line (avg)||34|
|Words per line (avg)||7|
|Letters per stanza (avg)||135|
|Words per stanza (avg)||29|
Submitted on May 13, 2011
Modified on March 05, 2023
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