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Analysis and comments on Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

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Comment 48 of 528, added on March 4th, 2005 at 2:50 AM.

I think this poem is very interesting and really bring out the real
meaning. Although it is tough to interpret it, it really excites me when i
know the meaning of it. I had learned a lot from this poem. The Outsiders
is a good book and I think it is suitable to place such a good poem in it.
After my teacher explains the meaning to us, I further understand why
Robert Frost decided to write this poem. =)

Adeline 2e3 ZhongHua Secondary School from Singapore
Comment 47 of 528, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 5:29 AM.

This poems really reflects on changes in the world. this is a good poem

zhss zuyao from Singapore
Comment 46 of 528, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 4:07 AM.

i think this poem is very nice and interesting.i've learned that things
changes regardless of good or bad.it teaches me to be more positive towards
life and live life to the fullest!(:

2e4 [20] from Singapore
Comment 45 of 528, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 3:44 AM.

hmmm... knew this poem from the outsiders. Did some research on it cuz mrs
lum asked our grp to.A very 'true' poem cuz in reality, beauthing things
realli do not last long. It somehow remines us to treasure these precious
things before they are gone.

Jia Nee (2e3 '05) ZHSS from Singapore
Comment 44 of 528, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 3:45 AM.

This poem is meaningful. The meaning is erm nth precious can stay? Yeah.
Read this poem from The Outsiders. Overall its a nice poem. =)

ValerieMong. (ZHSS 2E3'05 Index no. 15 -_-) from Singapore
Comment 43 of 528, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 3:19 AM.

the theme of this poem is very interesting.it uses the example of adam and
eve eating the forbidden apple of the special tree in eden.the poem clearly
shows what it wants to say that is:nothing good can stay forever,so
treasure what you have now,do not regret only when u lose it.

26 from Singapore
Comment 42 of 528, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 1:48 AM.

got to know this poem frm the outsiders. great book great poem.
meaningfull. =)).

opheliaa 2e4 from Singapore
Comment 41 of 528, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 1:14 AM.

I read this poem from THE OUTSIDERS. it is a wonderful book. This poem
tells me that nothing precious can stay. Even if we try our best to keep
it, it will still be gone. Juz like Adam and Eve, they lost their innocence
when they ate the apple from the tree. I think that this poem is extremely
true as even if we want to keep the precious moments in one, how can it be
done? Nothing can be done to it. It will be in our memories, some may say,
but will memories stay forever, they may, but will you remmeber them? No
one knows. So, the precious moments were lost.

Sze Ting (ZHSS, 2E3'05) from Singapore
Comment 40 of 528, added on March 2nd, 2005 at 8:16 AM.

THis is one of the poems i came across while reading The Outsiders, which
is one of my favourite book. This poem "Nothing gold can stay", reminds me
of something i love and is precious to me but i cannot keep it for long. I
like this poem a ;lot, not only does it it portraits something that happens
to everyone in life, which unable to grasp on to something they love for
long, this poem is also very meaningful and has lots of meanings in it. I
strongly encourage others to read this poem...

Eric of 2E4, ZHSS from Singapore
Comment 39 of 528, added on March 2nd, 2005 at 7:12 AM.

i think that this poem is very 'not' superficial as if u take a closer look
and take time to understand the poem and with the help of our ppl comment
or understanding of the poem, it give u a sense that not every thing is the
same under every ppl's eyes and also i think that the poem really shows
that we must chirish each and everyone in our life (even ppl that we think
we hate think they r irrtating or just don't like his/her face) as nothing
'gold' can stay e.g. friendship etc. and it is also the hardest hue to hold
meaning that like friendship it is very difficult to substain as friends
will somehow quarrel with 1 another sometime over trival matter and we need
to 'yi ren rang yi bu' so that we won't quarral over the slightest thing.

KC (29) 2e4 ZHSS 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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