Winters Wight



Desolate beauty
Winters Wight
O'er  strand and sea
A mystic light

Silent Solent churns and rills
As night descends on shanklin hills
I wend my way down cobbled path
To crab and lobsters homely hearth.
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Submitted by Viceversa on March 04, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABAB CCXX
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 193
Words 35
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 4, 4

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