Non Sum Qualis Eram Bonae sub Regno Cynarae
Non Sum Qualis Eram Bonae sub Regno Cynarae translation
I am not as I was under the reign of Cynara
what sort of rhythm does Non Sum Qualis Eram Bonae sub Regno Cynarae have?
12 syllable French line- the Alexandrine
where does the line Non Sum Qualis Eram Bonae sub Regno Cynarae come from?
Horace’s Odes, Book 4, 1
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Minnie Terry- devoted to her from when she was 7
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Uses three tetrameters followed by a final, truncated line of only 4/5 syllables
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Earlier folk ballads
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Iamb with anapaestic trimeter
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High Church Anglicans
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when was She Walks in Beauty published?
What is the rhythm of The Garden of Love?
First two stanzas are loose anapaestic trimeter with abab- third stanza begins same way but switches in last two lines to tetrameter, no rhyme
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Iambic tetrameter and rhymes in couplets
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Agnes (Nancy) McLehose
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What gives ‘Ae Fond Kiss’ a downbeat quality?
Feminine endings and rhymes (lines and rhymes that end with an unstressed syllable)
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Who considers a sexual reading of ‘The Scrutiny’?
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