Analysis of Mending Wall by Robert Frost Essay Examples

Frost in the year 1922. It was then published in the year 1924. The poem conveys the story of a man traveling through the snowy woods during the darkest dusk of the year. He is kind of deep in love with whatever he observes around him. He is on the way returning to town, though he cannot separate himself far away from those dark and lovely woods. The situation seems to be changeling to the speaker since he must attend to “…promises to keep…” which drives him far away from nature to the society as well as men’s world, even though he is attracted to the allure and beauty of woods that represents nature (Pilkington 32). The poem manages to transmit subtle even though deep questions...

Frost consists of four quatrains and a simple central narrative. Its scene is understated without emphasis. In the poem, the narrator stops to admire the woods on a snowy evening. As he is admiring the woods, he reflects on whether the owner of the woods is watching him, but later his reflections are interrupted by his imaginations of what his little horse was thinking. He thinks that the horse is thinking it is weird to stop by the woods on such a dark evening. He furthermore notes that the horse was shaking his harness bells as a result of the anxiety and by contrast, he realizes that the only other sound in the woods is of the sweeping wind and downy flake. The narrator’s interests are...