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Analysis and comments on Reluctance by Robert Frost

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Comment 1 of 11, added on January 23rd, 2005 at 9:46 AM.

My father used the last stanza of this poem on a notice he sent out when
our Golden Retriever, Mick, died of cancer. When I read this I can't help
but think of man's reluctance to give up a moment in nature.

Maybe the same is true for dogs.

Annie from United States

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Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 30. Reluctance
Volume: A Boy's Will
Year: 1913
Added: Feb 1 2004
Viewed: 1210 times
Poem of the Day: Nov 25 2002


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