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Say first, for Heav'n hides nothing from thy view Nor the deep Tract of Hell, say
first what cause Mov'd our Grand Parents in that happy State, Favour'd of Heav'n
so highly, to fall off From their Creator, and transgress his For one restraint, Lords
... so suffice his vengeful ire, Or do him mightier service as his thralls By right of
Warr, what e're his business be 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 we feel Strength.
... Whom reason hath equald, force hath made supream Above his equals.
Farewel happy Fields Where Joy for ever dwells: Hail horrours, hail Infernal world
, and thou profoundest Hell Receive thy new Possessor: One who brings A mind
The mind is its own place, and in it self Can make a Heav'n of Hell, a Hell of Heav
'n. What matter where, if I be still the same, And what I should be, all but less then
hee Whom Thunder hath made greater? Here at least We shall be free; ...
To reign is worth ambition though in Hell: Better to reign in Hell, then serve in
Heav'n. But wherefore let we then our faithful friends, Th' associates and
copartners of our loss Lye thus astonisht on th' oblivious Pool, And call them not
to share ...
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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