Mr. Frost (left) having a dialog with Miss Emily (right) last winter
Mr. Frost taking a nap Thursday morning
Robert Frost will soon return to take up dialogue with the Belle of Amherst, a supporting role he has filled admirably since 1996. On Thursday morning he was found torn from his foundation and turned in to the DPW.
The public artwork "A Poetic Dialogue" by Michael Versi depicting a hypothetical interaction between Amherst' s two most famous residents was a tad controversial when first installed almost 20 years ago.
When dealing with sacred icons you are almost guaranteed to ruffle a few feathers. But at least it's not like that whole "Muhammad" thing, where a critical cartoon can bring on bearded dudes with AK47s.