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Analysis and comments on Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

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Comment 59 of 709, added on March 5th, 2005 at 7:10 AM.

If we read the poem for the first time..perhaps we might feel it is yet
another poem..but when you catch the meaning and able to feel what the poet
is talking about..it is afterall very meaningful and interesting. We know
that when something first appear it seems just amazingly beatiful but also
learn that life is never perfect thus trying to say nothing would stay as
it own beatiful self as times go pass..from the poem we also learn that we
should always treasure the "golden" things we have so that we will not
reget.

doreen -zhss 2e4- from Singapore
Comment 58 of 709, added on March 5th, 2005 at 3:51 AM.

i find that this poem is meaningful. It teaches us that nothing in this
world will last forever . It teaches me to treasure ever thing we have.The
poem also made me understand that as a child is more innocent they look at
things differently . Overall, I enjoy this poem alot because it portraits
something that happens to everyone in life and alos it have lots of meaning
in it.

KohKaiJie (25) 2e4 ZHSS from Singapore
Comment 57 of 709, added on March 5th, 2005 at 3:33 AM.

The poem tells us to value what we have as things that are very good do not
last for long. it also tells us to treasure of youth and childhood. it
teaches me to work hard now and have a better future


Augustine from Singapore
Comment 56 of 709, added on March 5th, 2005 at 2:55 AM.

This poem is great.It reflects on how all good things need to come to an
end.For example the sunrise will never stay at the same position for the
rest of the day and Adam Eve will never be able to return to the garden of
Eden anymore.Just like our innocence and youth,we can never stay young and
innocent all our life.As time passes,we would all grow old and lose the
innocent we use to have when we just a child.Therefore,it is best that we
cherish all the time we have with our family and friends,so as to not
regrett about what we did to them or what we have not done for them.

2E4 (16) ZHSS from Singapore
Comment 55 of 709, added on March 5th, 2005 at 1:21 AM.

This poem is very touching. It describes the cycle of life, and how
everything will perish no matter how beautiful or precious it is. It
relates to how Pony and Johnny lose their innocence, and I feel it is
telling us that we should treasure our youth and make full use of it.

Lisa from Singapore
Comment 54 of 709, added on March 5th, 2005 at 12:20 AM.

This is a good poem decribing how one's precious things, one's youth,
innocence etc.It shows how quickly good things and chances fade away.It is
a good poem worth to read as it describes the cycle of life how everything
in the world comes and goes...

Ruihong 2e4
Comment 53 of 709, added on March 4th, 2005 at 9:06 PM.

This poem is quite well-written. It expresses how quickly good things and
chances fade away. It is impossible for all good things to stay forever.
There definitely will be one day that they will slip away. Therefore, we
should cherish and grasp hold of any chances we have, so that we will not
regret when they are gone.

2E4 (18) Zhss from Singapore
Comment 52 of 709, added on March 4th, 2005 at 7:52 PM.

After Mrs Lum had interpret this poem for us, i got to know its meaning and
find that it is really interesting and meaningful. Got to know this poem
from the outsiders and i recommend you to read this poem if you havent.

boonswan.2e3 from Singapore
Comment 51 of 709, added on March 4th, 2005 at 6:41 AM.

This is a marvellous poem decribing how one's precious things, namely one's
youth, innocence etc, can never be permanent and will corrode, just like
Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. meaningful poem. =)

yuen chi -______- from Singapore
Comment 50 of 709, added on March 4th, 2005 at 1:31 PM.

Nothing Gold can stay is beautifully articulated. It sets ones mind to
think about the meaningful phrases.Nature's first green is gold.There is
always something that is for first time.Everything that is beautiful fades
away. Nothing can last forever. But as a Christian, there is something that
will last forevr. it is the love of God and his Word. This poem basically
describes how the boys from the Outsiders have lost their innocence. Robert
Frost's Poems are certainly worth reading.;)

Rachel Ho=) from Singapore

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Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 21. Nothing Gold Can Stay
Volume: New Hampshire
Year: 1923
Added: Feb 1 2004
Viewed: 1565 times
Poem of the Day: Mar 12 2004


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