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Zahle

Hans Christian Andersen 1805 (Odense) – 1875 (Copenhagen)




Dig Musen gav en Lyre til at spille,
Men Du — Du tier næsten ganske stille.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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Scheme AA
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 85
Words 18
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 2

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