Hour 7: Tristram

Tristram
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Tristram Ivey

is still alive-y.

I don’t know how he did survive-y

when off a cliff he took a dive-y!

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About this poem:

He wanted me to write one about him, so I did.

Form/Style: Clerihew derivative
Rhythm/Metre: Iambic
Rhyme/Scheme: Forced rhyme. The scheme is AAAA, whereas your typical clerihew is AABB.
Themes and Tone:
In the spirit of the clerihew, it is humorous, light-hearted, and pokes fun at the subject. Based on true events.

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