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Here again may appear Lucifer, relating and consulting on what he had done to
the destruction of Man. Man next and Eve, having been by this time seduced by
the Serpent, appear confusedly, covered with leaves. Conscience, in a shape, ...
... manacled with joint or limb, Nor founded on the brittle strength of bones, Like
cumbrous flesh ; but, in what shape they choose, Dilated or condensed, bright or
obscure, Can execute their aery purposes, 430 And works of love or enmity fulfil.
He, above the rest In shape and gesture proudlyemjngnt, 590 Stood like a tower.
His form had yet not lost All her original brightness, nor appeared Less than
Archangel ruined, and the excess Ut glory obscured — as when the sun new-
But I should ill become this throne, O Peers, 445 And this imperial sovranty,
adorned With splendor, armed with power, if aught proposed And judged of
public moment, in the shape Of difficulty or danger, could deter Me from
Before the gates there sat On either side a formidable Shape. The one seemed
woman to the waist, and fair, 650 But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous
and vast — a serpent armed With mortal sting. About her middle round A cry of ...
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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