Question and answer
Determine the rhyme scheme of the following poem. XXV A heavy heart, Beloved, have I borne From year to year until I saw thy face, And sorrow after sorrow took the place Of all those
natural joys as lightly worn As the stringed pearls, each lifted in its turn By a beating heart at dance-time. Hopes apace Were changed to long despairs, till God's own grace Could scarcely lift above the world forlorn My heavy heart. Then thou didst bid me bring And let it drop adown thy calmly great Deep being! Fast it sinketh, as a thing Which its own nature doth precipitate, While thine doth close above it, mediating Betwixt the stars and the unaccomplished fate.
Your version of the rimescheme is possible but Elizabeth probably intended ABBA ABBA CDCDCD. Riming 'turn' with 'worn' is pushing the envelope a little, but forlorn confirms that there are only two rimes intended in the octave. Of course, [ we don't know precisely how Elizabeth pronounced 'turn' - we have a recording of Robert very late in his life - but that may not be a perfect guide. ]
Expert answered|pups12|Points 10|
Question
Asked 4/10/2013 5:44:19 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
A(n)______ primary is one in which voters get the ballot of their announced party.
Weegy: A(n) closed primary is one in which voters get the ballot of their announced party. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/9/2013 10:45:06 AM
0 Answers/Comments
1(1)/(2)+r=3(1)/(4)
Weegy: The answer is r= 1/4 (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/9/2013 11:09:28 AM
0 Answers/Comments
1(1)/(2)+r=3(1)/(4) solve for r
Weegy: The answer for 1(1)/(2)+r=3(1)/(4) is r = 1/4 User: no (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/9/2013 11:11:24 AM
0 Answers/Comments
The state convention nominates which three groups? all candidates for state offices candidates for Congressional office the delegates to the national convention of the party presidential candidates press committee chairperson
Weegy: The state convention nominates : 1. All candidates for state offices. 2. Candidates for Congressional office. 3. The delegates to the national convention of the party. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/9/2013 11:24:04 AM
0 Answers/Comments
(5)/(9)=(5)/(4)y whats value of y?
Weegy: The answer is y =4/9. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/9/2013 11:24:45 AM
0 Answers/Comments
17,933,556 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Manhattan Island is __________. A. the largest island in Canada B. ...
Weegy: the manhattan island is the most highly populated island in north america. letter D would be the best answer. ...
10/22/2014 8:51:05 AM| 9 Answers
Arabian glass, which authorities believe appeared in the second half ...
Weegy: Obsidian, which was used by early man to make arrowheads, is a naturally occurring glass. 'which was used by ...
10/22/2014 10:45:16 AM| 3 Answers
What is the center of the circle that has a diameter whose endpoints ...
Weegy: The center of the circle that has a diameter whose endpoints are (2, 7) and (-6, -1) is (-2, 3) User: ...
10/22/2014 10:50:52 AM| 3 Answers
Perform the indicated operation. (8c 2 - 2c - 15) ÷ (4c + 5) = ...
Weegy: 3-3 = 0 User: Cool Scoops ice cream shop offers 60 different one-topping sundaes. If there are 12 flavors of ...
10/22/2014 11:16:59 AM| 3 Answers
Which kingdom contains only ...
Weegy: Which kingdom contains only producers? - D. Plantae
10/22/2014 7:29:36 AM| 2 Answers
Which words in the sentence make up the adjective phrase? Which word ...
Weegy: Which words in the sentence make up the adjective phrase? Which word does the adjective phrase modify? Bees ...
10/22/2014 9:30:59 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 2349 [Total 14724]| Ratings 0| Comments 2349| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
Points 1519 [Total 11000]| Ratings 4| Comments 1479| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 823 [Total 13052]| Ratings 0| Comments 823| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 524 [Total 1923]| Ratings 0| Comments 524| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 483 [Total 6277]| Ratings 3| Comments 453| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 482 [Total 482]| Ratings 0| Comments 452| Invitations 3|Offline
S
Points 414 [Total 415]| Ratings 6| Comments 354| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 249 [Total 249]| Ratings 1| Comments 239| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 48 [Total 6282]| Ratings 0| Comments 48| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 27 [Total 27]| Ratings 0| Comments 27| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.