Analysis of Eagles on High

On wings of eagles soaring high
Moon and Stars above the sky
Gazing through an eagle's eye
You can look high into the sky

The wind and the rain cannot compare
How much my Jesus is really there
If only you had met me there
You can look high into the sky
Gazing through an eagle's eye

How happy is the birds that sing
When they hear heavenly angels sing
The wind at your feet and soaring high
On wings of eagle's in the sky
No matter how near or no matter how far
You can go high gazing through an eagle's eye

Scheme aaAA bbbAA ccaaxa
Poetic Form Tetractys  (20%)
Metre 11110101 1010101 1011101 11110101 010011001 111101101 11011111 11110101 1011101 11010111 111100101 011110101 11110001 11011111011 11111011101
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 493
Words 103
Sentences 1
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 4, 5, 6
Lines Amount 15
Letters per line (avg) 27
Words per line (avg) 7
Letters per stanza (avg) 134
Words per stanza (avg) 34
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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