Trying



Walking through the overcast rainy day
of Manhattan’s Broadway streets
Canadian Club shining
Iron rod fences
remind you of reality.
US theater never looked better.
The panhandlers kind and distant.
It’s James Dean plodding on.
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Written on June 05, 2023

Submitted on June 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABCDEFGH
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 231
Words 39
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 8

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