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... with surpassing glory crowned, Look'st from thy sole dominion like the god Of
this new World — at whose sight all the stars Hide their diminished heads — to
thee I call, But with no friendly voice, and add thy name, O Sun, to tell thee how I ...
Milton ! thou should'st be living at this hour ; England hath need of thee ; she is a
fen Of stagnant waters ; altar, sword, and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall
and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness.
... Heavenly Muse, that, on the secret top yr Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire %(^'
That shepherd who first taught the chosen seed In the beginning how the
Heavens and Earth Rose out of Chaos ; or, if Sion hill 10 Delight thee more, and
... advance Thy miscreated front athwart my way To yonder gates ? Through them
I mean to pass, That be assured, without leave asked of thee ; 685 Retire, or taste
thy folly, and learn by proof, Hell-born, not to contend with Spirits of Heaven.
Where I reign king, and, to enrage thee more, Thy king and lord ? Back to thy
punishment, False fugitive, and to thy speed add wings, 700 Lest with a whip of
scorpions I pursue Thy lingering, or with one stroke of this dart Strange horror
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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