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Rhyme in Peter Pan
Rhyme Examples in Peter Pan:
Chapter 5 - The Island Come True
"Avast belay, yo ho, heave to..." See in text (Chapter 5 - The Island Come True)
This song follows an ABCB rhyme scheme and is meant to be sang by stressing the alternating iambs. The songs at the end of some of the chapters are a way to keep even the “evil” characters in the story lighthearted to appeal to children’s sense of adventure.