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Comment 199 of 509, added on November 9th, 2005 at 9:17 AM.

this poem is great! i love the ryhming. it is probably the greatest poem
ever writen.

Max from Kenya
Comment 198 of 509, added on November 7th, 2005 at 11:29 PM.

I Love this poem!! I just think that it just fits with how our lives and
our world works! If only It were as simple as you described it. I too read
the book "The Outsiders" and thought the poem fit just right!

haley from United States
Comment 197 of 509, added on November 3rd, 2005 at 3:07 PM.

this poem is the best i first came across it reading the outsiders and boy
was that good, i really think jonny and ponny boy cherished every moment
in their few years together

andrew from New Zealand
Comment 196 of 509, added on October 31st, 2005 at 12:11 AM.

Robert Frost's poems are golden and they can stay.

christian from United States
Comment 195 of 509, added on October 30th, 2005 at 4:11 PM.

I loved this poem so much!! In this poem, it means that treasure your youth
no matter what. It also means that whenever you have an opportunity, take
it. It may be stressful onto you, but in the end, you learn something.
Don't cry because it's over, smile because you learned something.
:P

Jonathan from Canada
Comment 194 of 509, added on October 30th, 2005 at 4:11 PM.

I loved this poem so much!! In this poem, it means that treasure your youth
no matter what. It also means that whenever you have an opportunity, take
it. It may be stressful onto you, but in the end, you learn something.
Don't cry because it's over, smile because you learned something.
:P

Jonathan from Canada
Comment 193 of 509, added on October 30th, 2005 at 1:34 PM.

I never really understood the meaning of this particular poem when i read
and watched "The Outsiders" in my grade 8 lanugaue class. But i think i
understand now. It means that nothing true, nothing truly gold can stay for
ever, can stay a life time. And that u should cherish every single minute
you have, cause it could be taken away from you in a snap.Ponyboy and
Johnny held on and cherrished what friendship they had... and thats why
nothing gold can stay.

Faith from Canada
Comment 192 of 509, added on October 25th, 2005 at 4:34 PM.

I read the Outsiders, and the poem. It fits great with the story. S.E.
Hinton chose the perfect poem to put in. I loved it. I really liked the
book to. I read it in my L.A. class(8th grade). I watched the movie
too!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

Leila from United States
Comment 191 of 509, added on October 21st, 2005 at 1:24 PM.

thys poum neadze mohr allitirashun.

Spalding from Faroe Islands
Comment 190 of 509, added on October 19th, 2005 at 1:36 PM.

Ok, i had to memorize this poem for my 8th grade reading class. As i read
it over and over again i began too get what it meant. I came across the
poem in the "The Outsiders". It's an amazing poem and i understand that
nothing Good lasts forever. I think Ponyboy and Johnny cherished every last
second together i loved this poem and im goin to begin to read more of your
poems.


witlee from United States

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Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 21. Nothing Gold Can Stay
Volume: New Hampshire
Year: 1923
Added: Feb 1 2004
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Poem of the Day: Mar 12 2004


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