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... hideous ruine and combustion down To bottomless perdition, there to dwell In
Adamantine Chains and penal Fire, Who durst defie th' Omnipotent to Arms. Nine
times the Space that measures Day and Night To mortal men, he with his horrid ...
... th' Ocean stream: Him haply slumbring on the NORWAY foam The Pilot of
some small nightfounder'd Skiff, Deeming some Island, oft, as Seamen tell, With
fixed Anchor in his skaly rind Moors by his side under the Lee, while Night Invests
As when the potent Rod Of AMRAMS Son in EGYPTS evill day Wav'd round the
Coast, up call'd a pitchy cloud Of LOCUSTS, warping on the Eastern Wind, That
ore the Realm of impious PHAROAH hung Like Night, and darken'd all the Land
Lik'ning his Maker to the Grazed Ox, JEHOVAH, who in one Night when he pass'
d From EGYPT marching, equal'd with one stroke Both her first born and all her
bleating Gods. BELIAL came last, then whom a Spirit more lewd Fell not from ...
In Courts and Palaces he also Reigns And in luxurious Cities, where the noyse
Of riot ascends above thir loftiest Towrs, And injury and outrage: And when Night
Darkens the Streets, then wander forth the Sons Of BELIAL, flown with insolence
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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