Analysis of The Gift
It’s not the money,
and it’s not the fame
The great gift of life
(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2018)
|Scheme||AX BB A|
|Poetic Form||Tetractys (60%)
|Metre||11010 01101 01111 11 010010100|
|Closest metre||Iambic trimeter|
|Stanza Lengths||2, 2, 1|
|Letters per line (avg)||17|
|Words per line (avg)||4|
|Letters per stanza (avg)||29|
|Words per stanza (avg)||7|
Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 14, 2018
Modified on March 05, 2023
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