Understanding

Written by: Erich Goller

Understanding (Mirrored Refrain) With thoughts and kindred feeling It’s the knowledge that we find No matter what or who you are A heart with an understanding mind Whenever we need some sympathy With faith we don’t have to look far A heart with an understanding mind No matter what or who you are Everybody needs His blessings With a soul always free and kind No matter what or who you are A heart with an understanding mind And to live in love through eternity It is written in the evening star A heart with an understanding mind No matter who or what you are Erich J. Goller Copyright 8.3.2012
The Mirrored Refrain is rhyming verse form constructed by Stephanie Repnyek. The poem is formed by three or more quatrains where two lines within the quatrain are the "mirrored refrain" or alternating refrain. The rhyme scheme is as follows: xaBA, xbAB, xaBA, xbAB, etc.. x represents the only lines that do not rhyme within the poem. A and B represent the refrain. The first four stanzas of the example poem are labeled for better