Miles To Go Before I Sleep

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It is not as peaceful and joyful as it first appeared, and that the narrator was actually walking towards death, and that he actually wanted to die. When I first read the poem I thought that the line “And miles to go before I sleep” (15) meant that the narrator has long distance to travel, before he reaches his destination...
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However earlier in the poem he describes “The woods are lovely, dark and deep” (13). I believe that the line “and miles to go before I sleep” (15) has a second meaning. It is that the word sleep symbolizes death, and the miles to go, is that he has many things to do before he can die. It appears that the narrator wants to die by the tone in his voice from the line “And miles to go before I sleep” (15)...
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