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Heroic Sestet

Type:  

Structure, Metrical Requirement, Rhyme Scheme Requirement, Stanzaic

 
Description: 

Six-line stanzas of iambic pentameter rhymed ababcc or abbacc. This is also known as the Venus and Adonis Stanza.

 
Schematic: 
ababcc or abbacc

All lines: xX xX xX xX xX
 
Rhythm/Stanza Length: 

6

 
Examples: 

 
Status: 

Incomplete

 
See Also:  

English Heroic Line, Heroic Couplets, Iambic Pentameter, Sestet, Short Heroic Sestet

 

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