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Abrams, OUP. 1953, p.119,121 "The demands of metre allow the poet to say something which is not normal colloquial English, so that the reader thinks of the various colloquial forms which are near to it, and puts them together; weighting their probabilities in proportion to their nearness", William Empson, "Seven Types of Ambiguity" "Its verses are the liquid, billowy waves, ... always moving, always alike in their nature as rolling waves, but hardly are two exactly alike in size or measure (meter), never having the sense of something finished and fixed, always suggesting something beyond", Whitman, in "With Walt Whitman in Camden", Traubel. "The purpose of rhythm, it has always seemed to me, is to prolong the moment of contemplation, the moment when we are both asleep and awake", Yeats "The regular meter of formal poets is not a dull mechanical ticking, like a clock's; it coalesces out of the rhythms of randomly jotted phrases through a process of 'phase-locking'", Paul Lake in "The Measured Word", Kurt Brown (ed), Univ of Georgia Press, 2001, p.169 "most of the beauty of the lines and all their variety is gained by the skill with which the woof of speech-rhythm is continually thrown athwart the warp of the metrical type", Henry Newbolt, 1912 "The difference between the pattern of the line as speech and as metre is often recognised today as tension and is usually highly prized", Thompson, "The Founding of English Metre", Routledge, 1961, p.7 "The neo-formalists' perhaps unconscious exaltation of the iamb veils their attempt to privilege prevailing white Anglo-Saxon rhythms and culture", Ida Sadoff, Neo-Formalism: A Dangerous Nostalgia, APR, Jan 1990, p.8 "The purpose of rhythm, it has always seemed to me, is to prolong the moment of contemplation - the moment when we are both asleep and awake, which is the one moment of creation- by hushing us with an alluring monotony, while it holds us waking by variety", Yeats, "The Yeats Reader", edited by Richard J.

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Publisher: Routledge (December 11, 2003)

ISBN: 0415302412

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