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... this in general, who yet make an exception of literature ; but it is difficult to see
why the highest form of expression of which the human soul is capable should
less repay study by enjoyment than the grass of the field or the rocks of the mine.
Thammuz came next behind, Whose annual wound in Lebanon allured
Thammuz, or The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In amorous ditties all a
summer's day, While smooth Adonis from his native rock 450 Ran purple to the
sea, supposed ...
Caught in a fiery tempest, shall be hurled 180 Each on his rock transfixed, the
sport and prey // Of racking whirlwinds, or for ever sunk the omniDO_ Under yon
boiling ocean, wrapped in chains, tence of God, There to converse with
He scarce had finished, when such murmur filled The assembly, as when hollow
rocks retain 285 The sound of blustering winds, which all night long Had roused
the sea, now with hoarse cadence lull Seafaring men o'erwatched, whose bark ...
... Rend up both rocks and hills, and ride the air mo In whirlwind ; Hell scarce
holds the wild uproar ; — As when Alcides from (Echalia crowned With conquest,
felt the envenomed robe, and tore, Through pain, up by the roots Thessalian
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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