In Robert Frost’s “Mending Wall,” what is the position of the narrator regarding the wall at the edge of his property? The neighbor?

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The narrator thinks it is a completely unnecessary tradition to get together with his neighbor every spring and mend the stone wall that divides their two properties. As the narrator notes, neither of them has livestock that can wander over to the other person's property and do damage. The narrator has apple orchards, and the neighbor grows pine trees:

He is all pine and I am apple orchard.
My apple trees will never get across
And eat the cones under his pines, I tell him.
The narrator asks why the neighbor states that "good fences make good neighbors." The narrator also implies he would be just as happy without a wall, saying...

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