Lai

A Lai is a French form with nine lines with a syllable count of 5, 5, 2, 5, 5, 2, 5, 5, 2 and a rhyme scheme of A, A, B, A, A, B, A, A, B.

waiting for the day
to come when all may
as well
believe what they say
it may be today
how swell
there is some delay
the truth brings dismay
from hell

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