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Analysis and comments on Love and a Question by Robert Frost

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Comment 25 of 145, added on March 30th, 2009 at 5:53 PM.

That is the poem that i have to memorize and rehearse at school on April
1st and i only know part of it

Christelle from United States
Comment 24 of 145, added on March 8th, 2009 at 2:09 PM.

that really gets me flowing!

Christelle from United States
Comment 23 of 145, added on March 8th, 2009 at 2:05 PM.

That poem is really sweet!

Christelle from United States
Comment 22 of 145, added on February 19th, 2009 at 1:23 AM.

the poem is the representation of the eternal conflict of Frost. Be it the
conflict betwen feelings of a mother and a father of 'the home burial' or
the conflict of a man to choose between two of his emotions: emotion
towards his wife and emotion towards a stranger caught in thick of night
with all windows closed on him.

sonia from India
Comment 21 of 145, added on January 13th, 2009 at 9:07 AM.

this is a great poem,
has to be my all time favorite. ;D
i love it.


polly from United States
Comment 20 of 145, added on January 13th, 2009 at 9:07 AM.

this is a great poem,
has to be my all time favorite. ;D
i love it.


polly from United States
Comment 19 of 145, added on January 23rd, 2008 at 8:51 PM.

this poem is a perfect form of pure art.

leeloo johnston from United States
Comment 18 of 145, added on December 30th, 2007 at 6:35 PM.

So does the man allow the stranger to stay the night or not?

Jessica from United States
Comment 17 of 145, added on November 28th, 2007 at 5:00 AM.

This is a metaphorical poem about the bridegroom's own anxiety about his
bride's expectations of their first night together. He wants nothing to
mar their love - yet he himself is the stranger with the green stick. Get
it? He is inexperienced and she is a young rose, not some fixture of
jewelry that will remain unchanged by the event that lays before them on
that dark, windowless road of life.

ea
Comment 16 of 145, added on November 28th, 2007 at 2:50 AM.

The fact that the poem ends on a questionable note, meaning that the reader
still has to answer the question for themselves, reflects to how people
have many problems in their lives and how it is up to them to figure out
the best answers.

Liz from United States

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Information about Love and a Question

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 4. Love and a Question
Volume: A Boy's Will
Year: 1913
Added: Feb 1 2004
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