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W HEN I beheld the poet blind , yet bold , In slender book his vast design unfold ;
Messiah crown'd , God's reconcild decree , Rebelling angels , the forbidden tree ,
Heav'n , hell , earth , chaos , all ; the argument Held me a while misdoubting ...
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 ...
... fofpbur unconsum'd : Such place eternal Justice had prepar'd 79 For those
rebellious , here their pris'n ordain'd In utter darkness , and their portion set As far
remov'd from God and light of heav'n , As from the centre thrice to th ' utmoit pole .
... And to the fierce contention brought along Innumerable force of spirits armid ,
That durft dislike his reign , and me preferring ; His utmost pow'r with adverse
pow'r oppos'd In dubious battle on the plains of heav'n , And shook his throne .
Under thy conduct , and in dreadful deeds 1309 Fearless , endanger'd heav'n's
perpetual King , And put to proof his high supremacy , Whether upheld by
strength , or chance , or fate ; Too well I fee , and rue the dire event , That with sad
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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