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Analysis and comments on The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost

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Comment 85 of 1135, added on March 1st, 2005 at 7:42 AM.

The poem gives us an insight on how beautiful life is because of the
choices we can make. It's either grassy or wanted wear. But certainly
nobody wants to have a bad future, we want all to have a good life, but
whether good or bad, we have to be careful that choices that we can make.It
made the difference.

jojo from Philippines
Comment 84 of 1135, added on February 19th, 2005 at 11:28 PM.

Okay, now I heard this poem was good froma friend.. but I didnt know how
good.. till I actually saw it.. read it.. and took it all in. This is
perfect.. and great.. everything all at once... ~absolute perfection~!!!!

Mandy!!! from Canada
Comment 83 of 1135, added on February 11th, 2005 at 8:56 AM.

you have 2 roads in life you take one but the other you leave alone one is
good the other is bad u chose

rutledge from United States
Comment 82 of 1135, added on February 7th, 2005 at 1:58 PM.

The poem The Road Not Taken, I am impressed with this poem,so true,the road
we take can be the right path of our whole lives, but maybe we can be so
wrong sometimes.

Rebecca from Canada
Comment 81 of 1135, added on February 1st, 2005 at 7:30 PM.

this poems dosnt make any sensessssssss to me, he he
thats better poetry!

Guess! from United States
Comment 80 of 1135, added on February 1st, 2005 at 1:37 AM.

the poem road not taken is an awakening of one's decision making. it is
beautifully written to inspire readers to decide critically so as not
ending up with regrets and frustrations in life:-)

janet from Philippines
Comment 79 of 1135, added on January 30th, 2005 at 1:04 PM.

I think that Robert Frost is a very wise and incredible poet. For some
people it may be hard to understand the meaning of this poem but it is
because you aren't really looking or you don't want to understand it. To me
it means that the are many roads to take in life anf every person has to
choose the road that they want to take and you have to follow it. It is
being compared to the journey in life and that the road you take me be
successful or it wasn't the right decision but it was your choice. This
poem has a great meaning for inspiration and you have to dedicate yourself.

Ginny from United States
Comment 78 of 1135, added on January 29th, 2005 at 8:04 PM.

I like that you ask questions Amanda. Your skepticism will make you a
wonderful wife some day. However, Amanda, you must ask yourself this: Did
God intend for us to think about our lives and the world around us? Did
God intend to give us dreams and rivers and trees just so we could enjoy
them? Or are they conduits to God's kingdom? I believe you must choose,
my dear. As for me, I no longer have a choice.

robert frost from Andorra
Comment 77 of 1135, added on January 29th, 2005 at 5:57 AM.

I am not heavily into peotry. In fact, I'm not even lightly into poetry but
as I have to analyse a poem for school, I have chosen The Road Not Taken.
As far as poems go, I don't mind this one.

I have read so many interpretaions of the meaning of this poem and I'm sure
there is some truth in all of them. But I have to wonder if, when poets
write their poetry, do they intend for poeple to analyse their poems to
such a level? Many poets or writers whose works have been analysed say that
they were actually writing about something far more trivial. I think this
poem does contain metaphors for life but I do wonder if they were intended.

Amanda from Australia
Comment 76 of 1135, added on January 26th, 2005 at 10:54 AM.

i am in 9th and i like the poem because it tells us many things. it tells
us that every one has to make many choices in life at each and every
moment.in the poem the diverging paths has been compared to the journey of
life.it is a biographical poem.
thats all i want to say.

kritiika from India

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Information about The Road Not Taken

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 1. The Road Not Taken
Volume: Mountain Interval
Year: 1916
Added: Feb 1 2004
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