Tuesday, April 28, 2015

A Twist On An Old Quote

I read a quote today that struck me funny. It is a new twist on an old favorite. 

"...choose the road less traveled. Now I don't know where the hell I am."

In case you are new to Robert Frost and his poetry. Here is the original poem. Can you find the line? 

The Road Not Taken

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
And sorry I could not travel both
And be one traveler, long I stood
And looked down one as far as I could
To where it bent in the undergrowth;

Then took the other, as just as fair,
And having perhaps the better claim,
Because it was grassy and wanted wear;
Though as for that the passing there
Had worn them really about the same,

And both that morning equally lay
In leaves no step had trodden black.
Oh, I kept the first for another day!
Yet knowing how way leads on to way,
I doubted if I should ever come back.

I shall be telling this with a sigh
Somewhere ages and ages hence:
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.

Happy travels to you on the journey of life!