Something That Doesn’t Love a Wall. A President Who Does.

Now imagine the ghost of Robert Frost appearing at artless Donald Trump’s inauguration two years ago (In reality, Trump had no poet at his ceremony). What poem would have been more appropriate for Frost to read than “Mending Wall,” his skeptical response to a farmer who believes,

“Good fences make good neighbors?”Frost writes: Before I built a wall I’d ask to know What I was walling in or walling out, And to whom I was like to give offense. Something there is that doesn’t love a wall, That wants it down.

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