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... the prime cause of his fall , the ferpent , or rather Satan in the serpent ; who ,
revolting from God , and drawing to his fide many legions of angels , was ; by the
com.and of God driven out of heaven , with all his crer , into the great deep .
Say first , for Heav'n hides nothing from thy view , Nor the deep tract of hell ; fay
first what cause Mov'd our grand parents , in that happy state , Favour'd of heat'n
so highly , to fall off 30 From their Creator , and tranfgrefs his will , For one ...
So spake th'apostate angel , tho'in pain ; 125 Vaunting aloud , but rack'd with
deep despair : And him thus answer'd soon his bold compeer . O Prince , O Chief
of many throned pow'rs , That led th ' imbattl'a Seraphim to war Under Under thy ...
... That we may fo fuffice his vengeful ire , Or do him mightier service as his thralls
By right of war , whate'er his business be , 150 Here in the heart of hell to work in
fire , Or do his errands in the gloomy deep ; What can it then avail , though yet ...
... The fiery surge , that from the precipice Of heav'n receiv'd us falling ; and the
thunder , Wing'd with red light'ning and impetuous rage , 175 Perhaps hath spent
his shafts , and ceases now To bellow through the vast and boundless deep .
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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