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Analysis of “Folsom Prison Blues” by Johnny Cash Look at the song lyrics the way you would at a poem, and identify the elements below (as many as are present in the song). 1) Number of stanzas:one 9 line stanza and two 5 line stanza. 2) Refrains or other forms of word repetition:Far from Folsom prison, that's where I want to stay And I'd let that lonesome whistle blow my blues away 3) Rhyme scheme: rhymed couplets 4) Meter: there is no meter *If you need help with meter, go to:

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