I don't eat chicken anymore. I won't eat it. I won't allow it in my house.
—Rodney Leonard -U.S. Poultry inspection
A 14-line lyric poem that often explores and resolves a focused theme. Italian (or Petrarchan) sonnets are divided into two quatrains and a six-line "sestet"; English (or Shakespearean) sonnets are composed of three quatrains and a final couplet. English sonnets are written generally in iambic pentameter.