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... firm and unmov'd With dread of death to flight or foul retreat, Nor wanting power
to mitigate and swage With solemn touches, troubl'd thoughts, and chase
Anguish and doubt and fear and sorrow and pain From mortal or immortal minds.
Of Glory obscur'd: As when the Sun new ris'n Looks through the Horizontal misty
Air Shorn of his Beams, or from behind the Moon In dim Eclips disastrous twilight
sheds On half the Nations, and with fear of change Perplexes Monarchs.
As this place testifies, and this dire change Hateful to utter: but what power of
mind Foreseeing or presaging, from the Depth Of knowledge past or present,
could have fear'd, How such united force of Gods, how such As stood like these,
Intent, with jocond Music charm his ear; At once with joy and fear his heart
rebounds. Thus incorporeal Spirits to smallest forms Reduc'd thir shapes
immense, and were at large, Though without number still amidst the Hall Of that
... gulf can hold Immortal vigor, though opprest and fall'n, I give not Heav'n for lost.
From this descent Celestial vertues rising, will appear More glorious and more
dread then from no fall, And trust themselves to fear no second fate: Mee though.
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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