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Analysis and comments on The Span Of Life by Robert Frost

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Comment 15 of 30, added on February 11th, 2012 at 11:50 PM.

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smilesmake my dayeven when it feelsnothing is going my wayWe play
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Comment 12 of 30, added on March 8th, 2011 at 2:15 PM.
I now cry when I read this poem

I first encountered this poem as a college freshman 45 years ago. At
first, I thought it was about dogs. But as I have grown older, I realize
that it is really about people. Now as I read it, the ups and the downs of
my life flash past me like ocean waves. And I see myself as an old dog who
is capable of remembering, but unable to change, any part of the past. I
now weep every time I read this poem.

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Comment 11 of 30, added on July 26th, 2010 at 4:36 AM.

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Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: The Span Of Life
Volume: Collected Poems, Henry Holt & Co.
Added: Feb 20 2003
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Poem of the Day: Jan 29 2014

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