Poets | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
February 28th, 2015 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 285,056 comments.
Robert Frost - Provide, Provide

The witch that came (the withered hag)
To wash the steps with pail and rag,
Was once the beauty Abishag,

The picture pride of Hollywood.
Too many fall from great and good
For you to doubt the likelihood.

Die early and avoid the fate.
Or if predestined to die late,
Make up your mind to die in state.

Make the whole stock exchange your own!
If need be occupy a throne,
Where nobody can call you crone.

Some have relied on what they knew;
Others on simply being true.
What worked for them might work for you.

No memory of having starred
Atones for later disregard,
Or keeps the end from being hard.

Better to go down dignified
With boughten friendship at your side
Than none at all. Provide, provide!

Share |

Added: Feb 20 2003 | Viewed: 26746 times | Comments and analysis of Provide, Provide by Robert Frost Comments (88)

Provide, Provide - Comments and Information

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: Provide, Provide
Volume: A Further Range
Year: Published/Written in 1936

Comment 88 of 88, added on February 5th, 2015 at 12:12 PM.
lIDZcSxiKAeN

hubtub You made some clear points there. I did a search on the subject matter and found most people will go along with with your site.

awesome seo from Zambia
Comment 87 of 88, added on January 15th, 2015 at 2:30 PM.
YJDOXRarye

6taEYZ Hi there, I discovered your web site via Google at the same time as looking for a similar subject, your website got here up, it seems great. I have bookmarked it in my google bookmarks.

crorkz linkz from Ukraine
Comment 86 of 88, added on December 21st, 2014 at 1:26 AM.
PdZNPxZBKXz

Ea4aV8 Hi there, I discovered your site by means of Google while searching for a related matter, your web site got here up, it looks good. I have bookmarked it in my google bookmarks.

nice penalty removal from Poland

Are you looking for more information on this poem? Perhaps you are trying to analyze it? The poem, Provide, Provide, has received 88 comments. Click here to read them, and perhaps post a comment of your own.

Poem Info

Frost Info
Copyright © 2000-2015 Gunnar Bengtsson. All Rights Reserved. Links