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Analysis and comments on The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost

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Comment 510 of 1110, added on May 25th, 2007 at 2:21 AM.

In the poem nothing gold can stay is a very short but meaningful poem. he
uses the line: "Her early leaf's a flower; But only so an hour," to show
that in the begging of something that you are doing seems so right and the
good thing to do but sometimes when u get to know the thing you are talking
about it isn't what you thought it was. The main point of this is that
things start off as plan but towards the end it is the total opposite from
what you thought it would be.


chris cardinale from New Zealand
Comment 509 of 1110, added on May 25th, 2007 at 2:09 AM.

carl sandburg is known for writing about the true meaning of life. In this
essay Chicago it shows how fast pace and rugged this city is and how
everyone wants to blame other people for the problems in the city. He
depicts the city of being fast pace and that he isnt enjoying it. Maybe he
wants to get out of Chicago and into a new city and find out what real
happiness in life is all about

chris cardinale from New Zealand
Comment 508 of 1110, added on May 25th, 2007 at 1:50 AM.

In the poem, The Road Not Taken, I think that Frost is writing about what a
lot of us wonder about in life, what would of happened if we took the other
road? Frost chooses the path that a leader would take, not a follower. He
seemed like he ended up choosing the right path and was very happy in the
end.

Erika Roybal from United States
Comment 507 of 1110, added on May 25th, 2007 at 1:43 AM.

In this poem the author explanes that he had seen two paths and took the
one that looked nicer because, he had thaught that many people had travled
on it.near the end he relized that both paths were the same and i it realy
matter what one he choosed. In the end the one he took was the one that
many did not travel on.

Christine Fissella from United States
Comment 506 of 1110, added on May 25th, 2007 at 1:00 AM.

The traveler had a choice to make in which path to follow, as we often do
in life. He knew he was not going to be able to follow both roads so he
based his decision on not following the crowd. He was very pleased with his
choice and lived a happy life not regretting anything. He showed courage by
doing what he thought best for himself and not letting the pressure of
others influence his choice.

laura woods from United States
Comment 505 of 1110, added on May 24th, 2007 at 11:21 PM.

This poem is written by Robert Frost, and shows that in life you may have
many obstacles in your way and you have to make certain decisions based on
facts or gut feelings. If you end up making a decision that is not right
for you then you cannot turn back and have to live with it, but something
good may come of it. Things come your way for you to learn and gain
knowledge from. With every wrong turn you make, you learn more about life
and whats right for you specifically.

Nicole Beck from United States
Comment 504 of 1110, added on May 24th, 2007 at 10:33 PM.

This poem shows that Richard was a normal appearing man to most everyone
and had a lot of money. When he went home he was depressed and would hide
his inner feelings. The author uses words to make you almost feel sorry for
richard.

brandon kreindel from United States
Comment 503 of 1110, added on May 24th, 2007 at 10:29 PM.

what this poem says is that you can make choices in life, but once you made
a choice you can not go back on your decision.Robert Frost says that he
picked the road less traveled on. In life you often look back on decisions
but if you go with what you feel you should feel confident about the "road
you take"

Andrew Lara from United States
Comment 502 of 1110, added on May 24th, 2007 at 10:25 PM.

This poem not only applies to nature, but also to life in general. It
describes the ups and downs in life
pretty well. I also remember this poem from the book the "Outsiders." It
shows that good moments sometimes don't last as long as they should.
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brandon kreindel from United States
Comment 501 of 1110, added on May 24th, 2007 at 10:29 PM.

what this poem says is that you can make choices in life, but once you made
a choice you can not go back on your decision.Robert Frost says that he
picked the road less traveled on.

Andrew Lara from United States

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