Road Not Taken Nonconformity

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Life resembles a road, one that is long and curvy. Just like roads, life is full stop signs and one must decide what direction to take. However, unlike roads, life does not provide a navigational system that directs someone to their desired destination. One must make decisions and rely upon those choices made to get them to their preferred destination. Robert Frost in his famous poem “The Road Not Taken” talks about a man who comes upon one of life’s stop signs and he must decide what road will lead him to his anticipated future. When analyzing Frost’s work, various interpreters deduce the theme of this poem as an acknowledgment to ambitious nonconformity. However, when examining beneath the surface, the theme is based on life choices and the

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