The Rhythmic Structure of Vladimir Vysotsky’s Poems and Songs.

The Structure of the Poem “There’s no way for a long time...”

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7+1.
8+2.
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1-3-5-7.
1-3-5-7-9.
1-3-5-7.
1-3-5-7.

There’s no way for a long time (*)
On account of jackanapeses— (*) (*)
Scum and Dullness wine and dine (*)
On the honest persons’ places.

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