Two lines that rhyme —
Line 1: Describes the theme of the poem
Line 2: Inspires the reader to go back and reflect on Line 1.
Usually written in Iambic pentameter.
Closed — Complete idea in one couplet (Closed)
Open — Longer poem with couplets running into the next (Open).
May be funny or serious, with a message or as a summary.
PARROTS PLAY HOCKEY
PARROTS PLAY HOCKEY (pirate couplet & alliteration) Parrots pick plunder pluck, pure purple pink puck....