There are six feet. Thereafter there are differences. The fifst four are dactyls or spondees. Yet once, I mind me, Smith was forced to stay Close in his room. A famous seven-lined stanza is called Rhyme Royal. Smith was aforetime the Lothario gay.
In an earlier volume, this had appeared with the usual line division of poetry as ordinarily printed.
Should you ask me, whence these stories, Whence these legends and traditions, With the odours of the forest, With the dew and damp of meadows. A sonnet set up in this manner appears:. The pattern is there and will make itself felt.
Poetic Greatness One can become great poetically, either in his own sight alone or in the opinions of others, without knowledge of the craft.