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Essay | Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Eve

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Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Eve

Summary: Compares Robert Frost's aesthetic philosophy about "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Eve" to the poem itself. Considers the cryptic meaning of the poem. Describes Frost's use of imagery and rhyming scheme.
Frost's poem, "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening", seems to be a simple story of a man and his horse. It portrays beautiful imagery with an enjoyable rhythm and rhyming scheme. Taking a second look at this poem may bring a more complex curiosity about what Frost is exactly trying to achieve through his words. It is apparent in the breakdown of the poem that new meanings and revelations are to be found. This is seen by relating almost all of his statements to each stanza and line. Robert Frost's aesthetic philosophy about "Stopping by Woods" gives a more penetrating view into his work.

"It [the poem] finds its own name as it goes and discovers the best waiting for it in some final phrase at once wise and sad." (Frost 985). The title, "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening", identifies the...

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