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Analysis and comments on Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

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Comment 99 of 509, added on March 8th, 2005 at 7:06 AM.

i think this poem is a great poem cause'it reflects on the journey of one's
life and what one experiences in life.i fully agree on the sayin'nothing
gold can say 4 i too have experiences good things before losing them

tan chia how...im'your hero!!!!2E3..zhss from Singapore
Comment 98 of 509, added on March 8th, 2005 at 6:45 AM.

this poem talks about the facts of life, like for example how fast things
often happen. it shows how beautiful things can get, but just for a short
period of time.. we should cherish whatever we have, as we can't do
anything about how fast life pasts us so quickly. a great poem!! *two
thumbs up*

Jeryl.12.2e3! from Singapore
Comment 97 of 509, added on March 8th, 2005 at 6:27 AM.

this poem tells us to cherish our life

johnathan from Singapore
Comment 96 of 509, added on March 8th, 2005 at 6:18 AM.

i think that this poem is good as it describes how nothing good can last. i
like it because it conveys the message well and the ddescription used is
extremely good. it was kind of difficult to understand at first but when i
read into it and try to make sense out of it, it is quite touching and

xinyun 2e3(6) from Singapore
Comment 95 of 509, added on March 7th, 2005 at 5:47 PM.

This poem is quite dilightful i think mister Frost is right nothing as
beautiful as nature ever stays take the rain forest for example people want
to cut it down.So nothing that great can really stay forever

Taylor H. from United States
Comment 94 of 509, added on March 7th, 2005 at 4:00 PM.

i find that this poem is lovely and real. lovely because nature is
described so beautifully like when the sun rays shine on the grass or
leaves are so beautiful like the flower itself.

real because it described the scene whereby sun rays first set touch on
spring's first leaf vividly. it is truly a very touching sight. i could
almost see the scene itself!

but this poem is a bit of negative, in the case where it says 'Nothing gold
can stay'. it emphasizes how beautiful the scene is, but yet in the end it
says that everything will come to an end very quickly. the end stands in
contrast by the vivid and lovely descriptions of the scene.

but that was what makes the poem realistic. i like the poem. it has
feelings and emotions in it.

siang ling from Singapore
Comment 93 of 509, added on March 7th, 2005 at 7:52 AM.

i feel that this poem potrays the innoncence of man that doesnt last long.
i like it very much. duh

qing ting. 2e3 . 13 from Singapore
Comment 92 of 509, added on March 7th, 2005 at 6:59 AM.

This poem is found in The Outsiders and i enjoy it very much when we went
through it in the class, we go through it very throughly and i totally find
it meaningful and agreeable. Nothing good can stay can stay, like in the
case of everyone will eventually die. I find it very interesting and really
enjoy it very much.

Huang LingLing (8) 2E6 from Singapore
Comment 91 of 509, added on March 7th, 2005 at 6:40 AM.

It is a nice poem and.It reminds me of how all good things to not last
long, all good things would need to go away.This poem is very "real" as it
reflects our real life.It is also very touching to read it

kaijia 2e3(23)
Comment 90 of 509, added on March 7th, 2005 at 6:36 AM.

oh my godd!!!!!! dis poem is so touching!! :'( :'(
anyway i think this poem is SIMPLY GREAT, ISNT IT? O.O
yeah nothing gold can stay... it's simply sad that e innocence of a child
is slowly fading as time pass loh.. but then still everyone HAS to grow up,
gain more knowledge, and dot their best! (for my case, of course, to pass
all my tests!!)

Joanna 20 zhss 2e3 from Singapore

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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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