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Robert Frost - The Line-Gang

Here come the line-gang pioneering by,
They throw a forest down less cut than broken.
They plant dead trees for living, and the dead
They string together with a living thread.
They string an instrument against the sky
Wherein words whether beaten out or spoken
Will run as hushed as when they were a thought
But in no hush they string it: they go past
With shouts afar to pull the cable taught,
To hold it hard until they make it fast,
To ease away--they have it. With a laugh,
An oath of towns that set the wild at naught
They bring the telephone and telegraph.

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The Line-Gang - Comments and Information

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 27. The Line-Gang
Volume: Mountain Interval
Year: Published/Written in 1916
Poem of the Day: Oct 20 2006

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Comment 35 of 36, added on November 9th, 2015 at 10:14 AM.

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Comment 34 of 36, added on October 16th, 2015 at 3:37 AM.

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