The title means that the speaker is stopping by the woods to see the beautiful snow on his adventure
Attitude / Tone
The speaker thinks he knows where he is and he wants to watch the beautiful snow but his horse thinks its strange that they stopped on the darkest evening of the year to watch beautiful nature, also the speaker has a long time until he reaches his destiation
The connotation is, personification of the horse/ the whole poem is a extended metaphor/ alliteration- sounds the sweep, dark and deep/ imagery: visual- downy flake, sound- bells shaking
Title and Theme
The tone of this poem is gentle and kind.
The shift word of this poem is "but", Because it shows he still needs to focus and be determined to finish his adventure.
The title on an interpretive level means the speaker wants to be able to admire the beauty in nature before he/she arrives to their destination. The theme of this poem is desire for peace of mind, which can be found in nature, but is often interrupted by the daily obligations of life.