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Analysis and comments on Fire and Ice by Robert Frost

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Comment 100 of 520, added on February 23rd, 2006 at 10:36 AM.

I need help writing a essay on the theme of frost poems! well I think the
theme is about nature or most of his poems. And im in highschool so nothin
to smart.

Fred from United States
Comment 99 of 520, added on February 20th, 2006 at 11:21 AM.

Notme, it would be very appreciated if you don't disrespect other people's
poetry. I don't even know what it means, but it's a great poem. I can't
stop reading it!

Tree from United States
Comment 98 of 520, added on February 11th, 2006 at 11:52 AM.

na na na na na na na na na na. bla bla bla bla.
it will end in ice!
cause I like rice
gross is lice
cute as mice!
number 6 on dice
large pizza slice

bobonia from Grenada
Comment 97 of 520, added on February 7th, 2006 at 10:37 AM.

This poem im doing for a school project, and we didnt know that a really
short poem could mean like a bazillion things! ITS FREAKING SWEET!!

Ashlynn from United States
Comment 96 of 520, added on January 31st, 2006 at 10:38 PM.


Kimber from United States
Comment 95 of 520, added on January 17th, 2006 at 3:16 PM.

hellow people who have no lifes reading this

nadia from United States
Comment 94 of 520, added on January 9th, 2006 at 7:24 PM.

ppl u have to read the words and understand the meaning. if u rather have
the world end in fire then it would end in desire just like it said. but
if you want the world to end in ice the its hatred that would end it.

Tim from United States
Comment 93 of 520, added on January 6th, 2006 at 9:21 PM.

This matters not how horrendouse this poem is, it might be short but it is
still a great poem.

Gordon Cheng from Canada
Comment 92 of 520, added on January 5th, 2006 at 6:33 PM.

I believe that this poem should be taken very seriously, since
contains the clue to the location of the hidden gold within the secret
Nazi moonbase. But beware the gold is guarded by hillfolk, armed with
blunderbusses and whipped toppings. It is common knowledge that the
Nazi-Communist-Anarcho-Syndicalist-Hooligan-Grand National Symphony
Orchesta Party is behind such evils as Disney on Ice and the Shakesperean
play Othello. Beware the Nazi soldiers, mounted upon steeds of musk oxen,
travelling the remote plains of Chef Boyardee. If you are stopped simply
act flaccid like Flynn and become like a spongey foam. Remember not to let
cheese scout release their spores of kitty litter to smite thee. Thou shalt
prevail with the finding of the sacred froot loop of destiny located in the
bowels of a tuna factory

- Tom Supertom Infotrac Business Edition 7.8, leader of the Nazi Communist
Tribal Council and enemy of all caterwauls and jabberwockies

Tom Supertom from Bosnia and Herzegovina
Comment 91 of 520, added on January 5th, 2006 at 11:46 AM.

I too am using this poem as the basis for an english project and everyones
comments have been helpful. It's amazing that one poem with only ten lines
can have so many diffrent interpretations and get people to react so
strongly. As for my personal opinion I think Frost is trying to convey how
he thinks the destruction of a thing (the world, a soul, a relationship)
would end in fire (rage, passion, hate what have you)and if that thing got
a second chance how it would end in ice (indifference, non-caring,
coldness) but that it would still end. Thanks again for eveyones help and

Aarika from United States

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Information about Fire and Ice

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 17. Fire and Ice
Volume: New Hampshire
Year: 1923
Added: Feb 1 2004
Viewed: 1834 times
Poem of the Day: Feb 1 2003

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