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32-41) that now form part of Satan's speech on first standing on the Earth, and
beholding, among the glories of the newly-created World, the Sun in his full
splendor in the Heavens : — O thou that, with surpassing glory crowned, Look'st
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.
... prose or rhyme's' And chiefly Thou, O Spirit, that dost prefer Before all temples
the upright heart and pure, Instruct me, for Thou know'st ; Thou from the first Wast
present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast ...
Breaking the horrid silence, thus began : — ' If thou beest he — but oh how fallen
! how changed From him who, in the happy realms of light, 85 Clothed with
transcendent brightness, didst outshine Myriads, though bright ! — if he, whom ...
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
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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