The wait



Ti aspetterò
vivendo,

attraverso l'uscio socchiuso
udirò lo stropiccio dei passi,

ma la tua anima giace
accanto alla mia
e non fa più rumore

È come un sasso
dalla gola al cuore,

attendo del tonfo
il  fragore
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Submitted by giobracchi on September 15, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme AX BB BXA BA XA
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 202
Words 37
Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 3, 2, 2

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