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Shockingly, this last couplet made it into the 1953 film version; someone was napping over at MGM.
They are variously loud, meditative, dramatic, witty, sexy, searing, and elegiac.
Did they ever consider selecting the first line of this couplet for the title of their edition?Beauty and Subversion in the Secret Poems of Afghan Women|Daniel Bosch|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I drive through the streets and see people without hope,” he says in the elegiac narration that ends the film.Are Narcocorrido Mexican Drug Ballads Really That Bad?|Jimmy So|November 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Six Feet Under ended its six-season run with perhaps the most elegiac, moving final scene a series has ever produced.‘Breaking Bad’ and TV’s Five Most Shocking Flash-Forward Scenes|Kevin Fallon|August 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Can any of your readers tell me whence comes the following Sotadic Elegiac poem, and construe it for me?
Such were among the great elegiac poets of Rome, who were generally devoted to the delineation of the passion of love.
Tibullus, also a famous elegiac poet, was born the same year as Ovid, and was the friend of the poet Horace.
The commonest stanza is a quatrain consisting of four heptasyllabic lines with the rhyme at the end of the couplet.Ancient Irish Poetry|Various
In a couplet of passionate melancholy she asked, where are the roses of yesterday?A German Pompadour|Marie Hay