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Analysis and comments on The Door in the Dark by Robert Frost

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Comment 9 of 69, added on January 11th, 2006 at 3:04 PM.

This poem makes me think about all the dangers we people have to face in
this world and that we need to protect our children and be more strict with
them.

Taylor from United States
Comment 8 of 69, added on January 10th, 2006 at 12:32 PM.

well .. on a philosophical note .. this poem talks about the fact that at
times in our life somethings have to be brought into our notice the hard
way .... kind of learning byheart the entire text books and someone coming
and telling u there's an easier way to learn it all up
it also speaks about the obstacles in life we tend to overlook before we
meet it face to face.... so friends always keep in mind the things that wud
help u in the journey of life .... open ur eyes ... don't let yourself be
blind.

naj from India
Comment 7 of 69, added on November 1st, 2005 at 12:36 AM.

This is about running into a door in the dark..

the metaphor of life and trying to save face but failing to and thus
feeling socially ostracized is.. well.. probably secondary to a funny story
about a bloke getting smacked in the face because he didn't turn on the
light.

rohny from United States
Comment 6 of 69, added on August 15th, 2005 at 2:54 PM.

The narrator tries to save his 'face'. He is 'hit hard' by a slim door
which is infact meant for his safety. He is sure that people will not pair
with him any more.

Rajesh Venkatesan from India
Comment 5 of 69, added on May 5th, 2005 at 2:52 PM.

Stupid Google!! I asked for a simile poem and this is what they gave me!!!

Amanda from Chile
Comment 4 of 69, added on April 27th, 2005 at 5:17 PM.

I luv this poem by robert he makes alot of poeple happy even me.

Paige from United States
Comment 3 of 69, added on March 30th, 2005 at 6:31 PM.

i love robert frost he is such a good poet and i love all of his poems

megan
Comment 2 of 69, added on March 15th, 2005 at 8:23 PM.

okay first i understood this poem a little and what i read and understood
was really cool i think this was a really talented and sweet guy at one
time.

micheala from United States
Comment 1 of 69, added on October 12th, 2004 at 4:55 AM.

This poem is a very good. well done :-)

Linda from Belize

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Information about The Door in the Dark

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 32. The Door in the Dark
Volume: West-Running Brook
Year: 1928
Added: Feb 1 2004
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Poem of the Day: Jan 7 2006


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