What does the narrator think about the owner of the woods?  

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The narrator gives us very little information about the owner of the woods in the poem, as the main subject is the narrator's own experience of the snow and isolation of the area. 

The narrator of the poem mentions in the first line that he thinks he knows who owns the woods through which he is riding. He is not absolutely sure though, which suggests that the narrator is not well acquainted with the owner.

The person the narrator thinks owns the woods lives in the village and apparently does not visit the woods frequently, and thus will not be aware that the narrator is present. This concern suggests that the narrator and the putative owner are not close friends, and that the narrator would prefer not to be seen by the owner.

We might infer from this either that the narrator is trespassing or that he does not enjoy the owner's company. 

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The speaker of Frost's poem knows to whom the woods belong.

While at first he does not seem worried about trespassing because the owner will not see him,

Whose woods these are I think I know....   
He will not see me stopping here   
To watch his woods fill up with snow.

there is yet the sense that the speaker feels he is committing some sort of violation as he remarks that his horse must think it odd that they have stopped because there is no farmhouse or barn nearby: 

He gives his harness bells a shake   
To ask if there is some mistake.
 
In addition, there is a sense of hesitation and doubt generated by the phrase of the first line: "I think I know." The horse is stopped, and he shakes his head; then, although the speaker professes that he has a long way to go, he remains in the spot at which he has stopped. This static quality is emphasized by the rhyme scheme of the poem: aaba bbcb cede. For the second stanza picks up the rhyme of line b in the first, and the third stanza carries along line c, thus generating little movement.

 

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