In “Mending Wall”, Robert Frost made us aware that something doesn’t love the wall in the beginning of the poem, the wall that symbolizes boundary and obstacle between people. Although this restrictive wall gives protection and a feeling of safety for the people who are inside it, it also creates a huge barrier to the people who are on the outside. The only difference between a physical wall and an imaginary barrier is that
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describes his neighbor, “an old-stone savage armed” implying his neighbor is still living in the past trapped in his fathers words, and he is ignorance.
Robert Frost does not believe that good fences will make good neighbor. Even though people always feel more comfortable staying within their own world, and sometimes walls are necessary to keep relationship alive. Frost believes that as long as there’s trust between people, walls will no longer be needed.