But seriously :
"It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of
a good fortune must be in want of a wife."
ticks the box for rhythm
whereas apart from the mention of rhythm there isnt so much in:
To whom I owe the leaping delight
That quickens my senses in our wakingtime
And the rhythm that governs the repose of our sleepingtime,
the breathing in unison.
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From: "P" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 4:41 PM
Subject: Re: prose poetry--new topic
> Rythmn is a key difference.
> Carrol Cox <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>The distinction between "prose" and "poetry" cannot be justified
>>theoretically: it is simply impossible to establish any criteria that will
>>"do the job."
>>But if an author _calls_ a text a "prose poem" the reader responds
>>differently, uses different hermeneutic procedures, in construing it.
>>Is "found poetry" still around?