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Kennedy had invited renowned but aged poet robert frost to read a poem during the inauguration it was actually jackie kennedy's idea, the vassar educated wife of jfk, to have robert frost be the bearer of a cultural votive candle.
Robert frost, “the gift outright” from the poetry of robert frost, edited by edward connery lathem copyright 1923, © 1969 by henry holt and company, inc, renewed 1951, by robert frost reprinted with the permission of henry holt and company, llc. Kennedy had asked frost to read “the gift outright,” a poem frost described as “a history of the united states in a dozen robert frost, in the poetry of. Read about the life and works of robert frost the first to review his work in the reading of one of his poems, the gift outright, which he.Download