Nothing Gold Can Stay
by Robert Frost
Nothing Gold Can Stay Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
"Nothing Gold Can Stay" relies on imagery of the natural world, like leaves, flowers, and sunrises, to make meaning. But the speaker doesn't just describe nature directly. He uses figurative langua...
If you only read the title of this poem, you wouldn't necessarily know that it had anything to do with nature. Gold, after all, could just be precious metal. While the poem does end up drawing its...