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A Boy's Will

A BOY'S WILL  By Robert Frost
Part I Into My Own The youth is persuaded that he will be rather more than less himself for having forsworn the world. Ghost House He is happy in society of his choosing. My November Guest He is in love with being misunderstood. Love and a Question He is in doubt whether to admit real trouble to a place beside the hearth with love. A Late Walk He courts the autumnal mood. Stars There is no oversight of human affairs. Storm Fear He is afraid of his own isolation. Wind and Window Flower Out of the winter things he fashions a story of modern love. To the Thawing Wind (audio) He calls on change through the violence of the elements. A Prayer in Spring He discovers that the greatness of love lies not in forward-looking thoughts; Flower-gathering nor yet in any spur it may be to ambition. Rose Pogonias He is no dissenter from the ritualism of nature; Asking for Roses nor from the ritualism of youth which is make-believe. Waiting--Afield at Dusk He arrives at the turn of the year. In a Vale Out of old longings he fashions a story. A Dream Pang He is shown by a dream how really well it is with him. In Neglect He is scornful of folk his scorn cannot reach. The Vantage Point And again scornful, but there is no one hurt. Mowing He takes up life simply with the small tasks. Going for Water
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 Welcome to the Libguide on Robert Frost!! You will find here links to information on Robert Frost's life, his work, analysis of his poems and other interesting details. An interesting quote to begin with....

 'In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life :  it goes on'

Robert Frost
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About Robert Frost

Robert Frost holds a unique and almost isolated position in American letters.

Honoured with the Congressional medal

Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.

President John F Kennedy presents a Congressional Gold Medal to Robert Frost