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Analysis and comments on Two Tramps In Mud Time by Robert Frost

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Comment 19 of 69, added on December 2nd, 2005 at 6:19 AM.

his poems prove that the mans mental frailties can be seen at the end of
this poem pretty disstressing

simon jones from United Kingdom
Comment 18 of 69, added on December 2nd, 2005 at 6:17 AM.

i am currently stuying have found his poem and have found it very detailed
compared to the actual plot of the poem. one aspect focuses on the
possibility of a sexual notion and that the sense that the love and need is
related sex. Robert frost uses imagery and personification to emphasise the

lizzie from United Kingdom
Comment 17 of 69, added on December 2nd, 2005 at 6:16 AM.

i am currently studying is for Alevel i am not enjoying it. people read to
much into poems he may have just woken up one day and decided to write a
poem, my teacher believes that its about sex, i do not agree with this. he
may go on about love but not the love that we know as. i have enjoyed other
poems from robert frost but this i just found monotonus, and repeatitive

emily from United Kingdom
Comment 16 of 69, added on December 2nd, 2005 at 6:15 AM.

I think that many people have read too far into these poems as there are
many sexual references that many people wouldn't think of. The only
relationship that i can seein this poem is the realtionship between the two
tramps and the writer and also the relationship between the worker andhis
love of work.

Ceri from United Kingdom
Comment 15 of 69, added on December 2nd, 2005 at 6:18 AM.

I am studying most of Robert frost's poems and being honest, im not
enjoying it one single bit. I think they are boring and some just go into
too much detail and they drift of the subject which he began with. The
poems are very cleverly written but don't appeal to me at all.

Georgie from United Kingdom
Comment 14 of 69, added on December 2nd, 2005 at 6:15 AM.

I'm studying this poem for AS level and I feel that it's only talking about
two tramps coming and wanting to chop wood. It's boring and I think that
Robert Frost wasn't trying to make it sund different. I've heard that it
refers to sex but we could say that about every poem ever written!!

Emma from United Kingdom
Comment 13 of 69, added on November 27th, 2005 at 12:46 PM.

i am currently studing this poem for Alevel and i love it!especially the
4th stanza where he uses paradoxial ideas to contrst the blue bird only as
being the colour blue, not the feeling blue!!i think this relation can be
given to everyday situations where different ideas can have multiple
meanings and its up to us to decipher between them!! love SaN x

sandia from United Kingdom
Comment 12 of 69, added on November 22nd, 2005 at 7:24 AM.

i think frost is such an amazing and inspiring poet the way he relates his
work to the seasons and experiences that have happened him concoct together
such fantastic poems.i especially think two tramps in mud time is one of
his bests due to his use of empathy and enjambement;out,out- is another of
his great works

holly from United Kingdom
Comment 11 of 69, added on November 16th, 2005 at 2:44 AM.

I do like Robert Frost' poetry after studying his work for A/S English. But
I find 'Two Tramps in Mud Time'pretty boring. This poem does not interest
me at all!

Anna from United Kingdom
Comment 10 of 69, added on November 16th, 2005 at 2:44 AM.

after reading this poem, i feel this is one of his many greats!

Katie Shaw from United Kingdom

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Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: Two Tramps In Mud Time
Volume: A Further Range
Year: 1936
Added: Feb 20 2003
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Poem of the Day: Dec 18 2008

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