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Analysis and comments on Bereft by Robert Frost

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Comment 21 of 41, added on February 13th, 2012 at 10:27 AM.

Very amusing thoughts, well told, everything is in its place:DD

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Comment 20 of 41, added on February 13th, 2012 at 9:43 AM.

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Comment 19 of 41, added on February 13th, 2012 at 9:21 AM.

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Comment 18 of 41, added on February 12th, 2012 at 5:28 AM.

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Comment 17 of 41, added on January 31st, 2012 at 1:02 AM.

this poem is my ass. and now because of further research, i really find it
very nice!
its like an eye opener that we will experience this is the future if we are
left alone...

trish 17 from Philippines
Comment 16 of 41, added on November 26th, 2011 at 8:22 AM.

I had loved this poem the first time I read it..i have memorized it so
kinda easy because I think it reflects every feeling deep down inside of
me...i thank Mr.frost for this awesome, powerful and spiritual poem that
had caught my inner emotions...

kittym from Philippines
Comment 15 of 41, added on August 14th, 2010 at 7:13 PM.

This poem, along with "Out, Out -" establishes Frost as more than a quaint
New England poet. In Bereft his secret is that he is alone, and the tone
suggest God is not enough, or more likely that God does not exist to
protect him from the leaves that coil up and hiss like the snake that
entered his Eden. It suggests like "Out- Out-" that life is meaningless.

john from United States
Comment 14 of 41, added on June 27th, 2009 at 10:41 AM.

this poem is great i adore it

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Comment 13 of 41, added on March 18th, 2009 at 3:29 PM.

This poem is my favorite poem of all... I am also working on an anlysis of
this very poem... I love the way nature is beautifully worked in to alot of
Frost's poems... My favorite line is when he is decribing the leaves as
being a snake... My english professor hated to end our poetry unit on this
very poem... but I thought it was the best one that we had read...

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Comment 12 of 41, added on February 12th, 2009 at 1:11 AM.

This is my favorite piece by Robert Frost. I'm writing an analysis about it
for class right now. I chose this poem specifically, because of the
simplicity of its surface paired with the actual depth of its meaning. The
last two lines give me chills every time I read them.

Views on any sort of artistic expression, whether it be written or
otherwise, are purely subjective. Of course, what is the most meaningful
piece of literature to one person may seem shallow and unimaginative to
another. Because of this, it's really pretty pointless to argue over
something as obscure as poetry.


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Information about Bereft

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 15. Bereft
Volume: West-Running Brook
Year: 1928
Added: Feb 1 2004
Viewed: 1812 times
Poem of the Day: Aug 24 2000

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