Ghost House Essay

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“Ghost House” is a poem by Robert Frost showing deliberating emotions and feelings. The speaker experiences loss of something significant, talking of nature, and going through a dark phase from the loss. Holding on to something and never knowing how to let it go is horrendous. Speaking of nature could relieve the mind and refresh the brain. Yet, being in darkness only makes a human decay quicker. Robert Frost knows every way to drag you and entertain ones mind.
Something can vanish right in front of your eyes without you being aware. At times, you may think it is just a waiver, but it may never recover. The speaker dwells on the past and what had been. Attached to a person, place, or thing could become detrimental, especially when you become detached. Robert Frost articulates the loss of something through the words vanished, ruined, and disused and forgotten. Frost knows exactly how to captivate the reader and the attention by being spontaneous.
When something has vanished, that substance is no longer there to be seen. The house has vanished and is no longer on the base that it had rested on for years. Going back to a place that one is so used to is hard when one is not able to enjoy the sights. The house that was once there vanished many years ago and leaving no trace. The only aspect that is there and has always been there are the cellar walls. Not only did Robert Frost use the word vanished to depict a picture of something missing, but he also used ruined to give the reader a distinct visual of a run down and old area.
“O’er ruined fences the grape-vines shield….” written by Robert Frost is used to talk about how the grape-vines guarded the fences that are ruined but still stand out front of the house that is no longer there. The speaker feels a pain that is unbearable. Expressing the feeling of suffer. From ruined fences to disuse, the speaker in this piece knows exactly what words to express the discomfort.
Memory is an aspect that many cherish when they reach a certain age. Forgetting is never wanted but the speaker depicts the disused and forgotten road which causes an aching heart. Robert Frost uses a variation of words that give the audience and reader a visual of a road that has been obsolete for a long period of time.
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