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60 nery prison of A dungeon horrible on all sides round Hel1- As one great
furnace flamed: vet from those flames co No light ; but rather darkness visible,
Served only to discover sights of woe, Regions of sorrow, doleful shades, where
Seest thou yon dreary plain, forlorn and wild, 18° The seat of desolation, void of
light, Save what the glimmering of these livid flames Casts pale and dreadful?
Thither let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest, if any rest
220 Forthwith upright he rears from off the pool His mighty stature ; on each hand
the flames Driven backward slope their pointing spires, and, rolled In billows,
leave i' the midst a horrid vale. Then with expanded wings he steers his flight 225
No, let us rather choose, 60 Armed with Hell-flames and fury, all at once O'er
Heaven's high towers to force resistless way, Turning our tortures into horrid arms
Against the Torturer ; when, to meet the noise Of His almighty engine, He shall ...
That sure was worse. What if the breath that kindled those grim fires, 170 Awaked
, should blow them into sevenfold rage, And plunge us in the flames ? or from
above Should intermitted vengeance arm again His red right hand to plague us ...
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LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - VivalaErin - LibraryThing
The shortest answer is: John Milton was a poetic genius. PL is so beautiful, you can't help but feel for Adam and Eve. Even Satan is a great character - he so wants to be an epic hero. This poem is a masterpiece, and he wrote it completely blind. Beautiful, absolutely amazing. קרא סקירה מלאה
LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - StefanY - LibraryThing
Historical significance and beautifully descriptive prose aside, I couldn't get into this book at all. Maybe it's too much familiarity with the plot or the inevitability of the impending doom of the ... קרא סקירה מלאה