Fire and Ice – Robert Frost

Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I’ve tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
I think I know enough of hate
To say that for destruction ice
Is also great
And would suffice.


This poem can be found the volume, The Poetry of Robert Frost: The Collected Poems, Complete and Unabridged.

Think about what the poem made you feel. Could you feel the warmth of the fire, or the cold of the ice. Did you find yourself siding one way or the other based on your own experiences with hate and desire?

May you live out another beautiful poem in the collection of your life today, and we’ll see you tomorrow.


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