The Icey trail of Robert Frost

The Icey trail of Robert Frost

Mr. Robert Lee Frost was born on March 26, 1874 in San Francisco California. He grew up in America wanting to become a writer when he became older. He attended Dartmouth College and left after two years to pursue his writing career. Throughout his career he wrote many successful poems and other works of writing. In the two of his poems “Birches” and “The Road Not Taken”, two very famous poems, parts of his real life appear to be evident in the poems. Frost's life seemed to be very successful and fulfilling to the naked average eye. However, some believe a different reality for Frost. Another idea is that in his life he really never felt he did anything of ...

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a man or woman who come to a road that diverges into two separate roads. He writes about how taking the one road has made all the difference. I believe when he is saying this he is talking about his own life. In the last stanza of the poem Frost states about the character that “I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference”(Frost139). I believe this stanza has to do with the decisions Frost made in his life. It is believed that the He began writing this poem in 1912 when he decided to move himself and his family to England because he was unhappy with the way his career was going. Then he finished it in 1915 the year he returned to the United States. This leads me to believe that this poem is written about himself. The two roads talked about are roads in his life. How he chose to leave America and take a new path in his career. This can be the one road he ...

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Added: 4/26/2011 10:48:53 AM
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Category: Poetry & Poets
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