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Analysis and comments on The Runaway by Robert Frost

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Comment 19 of 129, added on May 20th, 2010 at 9:55 AM.
hi guys

go masterbate

Jonathan Harper from United States
Comment 18 of 129, added on February 16th, 2010 at 9:55 PM.

at first, i dont understand this poem.. but after many times of reading
this, i got to understand that each of us whether young or old has fears.it
may be simple or complicated, but sure there,s a way for us to overcome
them.. and when one finds it difficult to understand, either we run away or
we choose to face it.. and what happens is that many choose to runaway not
knowing it would only make the situation worse. so in this cases, we need
someone who can guide us, someone who can motivate us, and someone to
remind us that life isnt always a happy ride. and whatever happens, running
away is not a good choice, so we must be able to correct ourselves and
follow the right path,.. just like the colt who chose to come back...

cupcake from Philippines
Comment 17 of 129, added on August 27th, 2009 at 8:59 AM.

what is the symbolism in this poem?

daryl from Malaysia
Comment 16 of 129, added on May 10th, 2009 at 3:38 PM.

its so clear in its meanings

mahmoud hazem from Saudi Arabia
Comment 15 of 129, added on May 10th, 2009 at 1:04 PM.

This is a rather bad poem in my opinion, but, I needed to get similar
reviews online for a school assignment, other than that, this poem is not
worth as single second of your time.

Kemocon Limacon from Egypt
Comment 14 of 129, added on April 25th, 2009 at 3:59 AM.

I had to do this poem (sight unseen) in a poetry competition as a child
aged about 10.
It thrilled me then, and now is the first time I have found it again.

Anne Marie from New Zealand
Comment 13 of 129, added on February 16th, 2009 at 9:50 AM.

Yes - Like most young men, the colt runs away. Please note in line 15, he
returns with a clatter. Home has a powerful drag on all of us.

George Solomon from United States
Comment 12 of 129, added on October 18th, 2008 at 6:39 AM.

I think that this poem was good. not excellent. not very good...

bobby from New Zealand
Comment 11 of 129, added on September 19th, 2008 at 2:57 PM.

i think robert frost is not cool enough to wear mittens..and this poem is
about a dog eating rather stale and slightly damp bread

higgins from Uzbekistan
Comment 10 of 129, added on June 14th, 2007 at 7:29 PM.

I think when Robert Frost wrote this poem, he was painting a picture of how
young people get scare and never stop to think about their next move but to
runaway. They do this because they think their parents don't know.All in
all, when too much problems takes place the young ones runaway from them or
you can say their fears.

Charlene from Samoa

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Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 22. The Runaway
Volume: New Hampshire
Year: 1923
Added: Feb 1 2004
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