On my knees I fall back on God
When stuck in a hole
I fall back on God on my knees
Sliding down a slippery pole
Sweeter My life would be sweeter
And I would get a breather
If I called on Him in peace
Spending more time
More time spent
On my knees
Credit to Mick Talbot for encouraging me to try his new poetry form 🙂
Epanalepsis: A figure in which the opening word or phrase of a sentence is repeated at the end.
The colour coding:
RED: The repeated words in epanalepsis don’t have to be identical, but must be in context.
BLUE: Epanalepsis can occur across two sentences.
GREEN: The same word used at the beginning, and end of a sentence.
MAUVE: Epanalepsis can occur within a clause of a sentence.