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To bow and sue for grace With suppliant knee, and deifie his power Who from the
terrour of this Arm so late Doubted his Empire, that were low indeed, That were
an ignominy and shame beneath This downfall; since by Fate the strength of ...
... damnation, while he sought Evil to others, and enrag'd might see How all his
malice serv'd but to bring forth Infinite goodness, grace and mercy shewn On Man
by him seduc't, but on himself Treble confusion, wrath and vengeance pour'd.
... Heav'ns bound, unless Heav'ns Lord supream We overpower? Suppose he
should relent And publish Grace to all, on promise made Of new Subjection; with
what eyes could we Stand in his presence humble, and receive Strict Laws impos
Devil with Devil damn'd Firm concord holds, men onely disagree Of Creatures
rational, though under hope Of heavenly Grace: and God proclaiming peace, Yet
live in hatred, enmitie, and strife Among themselves, and levie cruel warres, ...
... utmost Orbe Of this frail World; by which the Spirits perverse With easie
intercourse pass to and fro To tempt or punish mortals, except whom God and
good Angels guard by special grace. But now at last the sacred influence Of light
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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