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How did the poet know whose woods these were?

QuestionsHow did the poet know whose woods these were?
alisha asked 3 years ago

In ‘stopping by woods on a snowy evening’ by Robert Frost how did the poet know the owner of the woods?

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Jayanta Kumar Maity Staff answered 3 years ago

The speaker knew the owner of the woods because apparently he was a regular traveller that way and knew him personally. There are many such hints in the poem that he used to go that way on his horse on a regular basis. That is why the horse found it strange to stop there and shook the bell to ask him if there was any mistake.


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