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Analysis and comments on Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

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Comment 140 of 730, added on April 19th, 2005 at 1:09 PM.

Helo i am from El Salvador an i have no relation to Adnarim Ocerg-Kertrs
but i think here exp. was cool gata go .

Adnarim Ocerg-Kerts Jr. from El Salvador
Comment 139 of 730, added on April 19th, 2005 at 1:10 PM.

hey this poem rules i lovedded it it was awesome

Kaiwokcam Nairb from Yugoslavia
Comment 138 of 730, added on April 19th, 2005 at 11:42 AM.

This peom means that, nothing is as beautifull, as it is when it is new,
its only the newness of it that makes it so beautifull to us.

Comment 137 of 730, added on April 18th, 2005 at 8:55 AM.

I think it means that if there is something gold appreciate it while it is
still around. Like "Nature's first green is gold," I think this means when
your born it is just as good as gold. "Her hardest hue to hold," hue means
the color of the first green. When it first started natures leaf's made a
flower. But than it , the flower has disappered. The leaf fell to the
ground like what happens in the fall. Then nature was pictured as the name
Eden, like like it was sad that the leaves have fallen to the ground. The
dawn was the beginning of time and the day is when the flowers fell to the
ground. So since the leaves and flowers where gold, but then they
disappered so the gold went also.

Zach from United States
Comment 136 of 730, added on April 18th, 2005 at 8:54 AM.

In nothin gold can stay, it says"natures first green is gold."This line
means to me thatpeople should appreciate what they have when they are
young. the second line says"Her hardest hue to hold." This line means to me
that it is hard to hold on to the most precious things. In the third line
it says"Her early leaf's a flower." this line means to me that the earliest
things are the most beautiful. The line that says"So dawn goes down to
day." This means to me that the dark night will go to day, which means the
worst things can change into something good. the last line says"Nothing
gold can stay." This line means to me that good things can stay, but people
change so they don't think it is there.

Double J from United States
Comment 135 of 730, added on April 18th, 2005 at 8:54 AM.

In the poem nothing gold can stay, I think it is about
our lives. As the sun rises or as we get older we see the reality of life
more clearly, and the true color of things, and not the gold we saw as
young people. You will be old for a long time, and the sun will be shining
on the earth the whole day. The sunrise represents the youth of our

olma from New Zealand
Comment 134 of 730, added on April 18th, 2005 at 8:55 AM.

I think the poem nothing gold can stay is wrong and anything gold can stay
as long as you want it to stay and can make it stay.I also think that
whatever changes in your life is you and not always the world.

topher from Switzerland
Comment 133 of 730, added on April 18th, 2005 at 8:54 AM.

The poem "Nothing Gold Can Stay" by Robert Frost in my opinion means when
spring comes all the flowers sprout. Grass turns green. When winter comes
all the flowers go away.In life you find and meet many new things and
people. You may have been friends with some and slowly you stop writing to
each other. You may have a favorite shirt,but it fades in the wash and is
not good any more. Good things come and go. Nothing can stay forever.
Eventually you either stop liking them or it leaves.

Renee from United States
Comment 132 of 730, added on April 18th, 2005 at 8:54 AM.

I would interpret nothing gold can stay as nothing good can stay.For
example life can't stay with you when you die life leaves you it is still
with others ,but not you.If you take the poem don't go gently into that
good night it takes the opposite meaning ,and implies that nothing bad can
stay either.
*If you like poems check out e.e.cummings!!!

tim from United States
Comment 131 of 730, added on April 18th, 2005 at 8:54 AM.

The poem nothing gold can stay by robert frost from outsiders means that
nothing gold can stay but it can stay and it does. People change not the
gold. An example would be like the sunset may seem gold and it does stay
people just change and dont think its gold anymore so it doesnt stay.

rocky 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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