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Analysis and comments on A Time to Talk by Robert Frost

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Comment 11 of 81, added on February 27th, 2007 at 1:30 PM.

I really like this poem. We all know that work will help us live life...but
so will friends. They help us through many times of lonelyness and
depression. To give have it given back to them can mean the world to
them...

Alec Jordan, 13 from United States
Comment 10 of 81, added on April 17th, 2006 at 9:13 PM.

I would have to agree with one of the comments stated previously. I do
believe that this poem is saying that there is a Time do your work, and try
to be beneficial and prosperous with your time. But that is not all that
matters in life. When someone calls out for help- dont just stand at a
distance and see what is wrong, you need to take time out of your busy life
and go and see what they need. I mean, wouldnt you want them to do the same
for you?


Theresa
Comment 9 of 81, added on March 9th, 2006 at 4:27 PM.

we all die, don't waste your life on nothing but work. learn to enjoy and
respect other people

Rachel
Comment 8 of 81, added on February 11th, 2006 at 2:05 PM.

Either This poem is telling you to be friendly or its telling you not to
let the oppurtunity for a good rest go by.Ha!

Nereyda Hinojosa
Comment 7 of 81, added on January 27th, 2006 at 8:36 AM.

I think in this poem, Mr Frost shows his that he has his priorities as a
human being straight. Human interaction. We thrive on it.

Shelly from Canada
Comment 6 of 81, added on November 28th, 2005 at 8:12 AM.

"I think this poem is based on respect"
I like this poem.

Micheal Loomis from United States
Comment 5 of 81, added on September 18th, 2005 at 7:13 AM.

its one of the best poems i have read so far.
i love it because i do the same thing mentioned
in it.

anil kishore from India
Comment 4 of 81, added on May 17th, 2005 at 2:07 PM.

These simple words tell you to get involved in your community and to be
sociable. Do not put barriers or high walls between you and your friends.

Sena from New Zealand
Comment 3 of 81, added on November 22nd, 2004 at 10:20 AM.

I luv it!!!



Fred Bart from Uzbekistan
Comment 2 of 81, added on November 9th, 2004 at 7:56 PM.

This is a great simple poem that sends a great message. When a friend takes
time to stop and talk to you, don't think about other things you have to do
or problems you have, take some one-on-one time with that friend. Many
people take advantage of being able to see their friends everyday, not
everyone has that opportunity. So the next time you see a friend take a few
minutes and have a quality conversation with them. Make the best of the few
moments you have to spend with just them.

Nalani from United States

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Information about A Time to Talk

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 15. A Time to Talk
Volume: Mountain Interval
Year: 1916
Added: Feb 1 2004
Viewed: 26068 times
Poem of the Day: Apr 12 2003


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