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Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening - Poem by Robert Frost

Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village, though;
He will not see me stopping here
To watch his woods fill up with snow.

My little horse must think it queer
To stop without a farmhouse near
Between the woods and frozen lake
The darkest evening of the year.

He gives his harness bells a shake
To ask if there is some mistake.
The only other sound's the sweep
Of easy wind and downy flake.

The woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep,
And miles to go before I sleep.


Comments about Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening by Robert Frost

  • Rookie Guy Wilkes (7/17/2016 9:39:00 AM)

    I love the emotion in-between the last two lines. It's like for the whole poem he's daydreaming about the beautiful dark abyss. Then he hears himself say miles to go before I sleep and it wakes him from his stupor. So he gives a big sigh as the soul-crushing depression hits him about his reality before he says the last line. That's the magic of repeating that last line. The mood is so much different between them. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 5,204 Points Tapan M. Saren (7/17/2016 4:17:00 AM)

    I always love this poem... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Yvette Salami (6/30/2016 4:18:00 PM)

    Poems are an excellent way to practice sentence stress (rhythm). (Report) Reply

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Poems About Winter

  1. 1. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening , Robert Frost
  2. 2. January , John Updike
  3. 3. Against Winter , Charles Simic
  4. 4. Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind , William Shakespeare
  5. 5. Snow-Flakes. (Birds Of Passage. Flight T.. , Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  6. 6. Dust Of Snow , Robert Frost
  7. 7. January , William Carlos Williams
  8. 8. Now Winter Nights Enlarge , Thomas Campion
  9. 9. Winter: A Dirge , Robert Burns
  10. 10. To Winter , William Blake
  11. 11. Voronezh , Anna Akhmatova
  12. 12. Frost At Midnight , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  13. 13. Spellbound , Emily Jane Brontë
  14. 14. Fishing In Winter , Ralph Burns
  15. 15. In Drear-Nighted December , John Keats
  16. 16. Winter-Time , Robert Louis Stevenson
  17. 17. To A Locomotive In Winter , Walt Whitman
  18. 18. The Sky Is Low, The Clouds Are Mean, , Emily Dickinson
  19. 19. Winter Scene , Archie Randolph Ammons
  20. 20. From 'A Severe Lack Of Holiday Spirit' , Amy Gerstler
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