Locked: A Romancillo*
I am steadily locked
no powers can break me,
even heroes will fail,
Mr. Right has the key.
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The Romancillo* is a short line version of the Romance.
The Romancillo is:
- a narrative, it tells a story.
- stanzaic, written in even number line which could be quatrains, sixains, etc.
- syllabic, all lines are written in 5 or 6 syllables each.
- rhymed, only assonant rhyme is used, xaxa xbxb xcxc etc., x being unrhymed.