An Acrostic Royal Family in Heroic Lines

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These works are acrostics, meaning that the first letter of each line can be read vertically to reveal a message, in this case the subject of the poem! Each is in “Heroic Couplets,” a form of accentual-syllabic prosody composed of rhyming couplets in iambic pentameter (what a mouthful!).