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Thus Satan talking to his neerest Mate With Head up-lift above the wave, and
Eyes That sparkling blaz'd, his other Parts besides Prone on the Flood, extended
long and large Lay floating many a rood, in bulk as huge As whom the Fables ...
So stretcht out huge in length the Arch-fiend lay Chain'd on the burning Lake, nor
ever thence Had ris'n or heav'd his head, but that the will And high permission of
all-ruling Heaven Left him at large to his own dark designs, That with reiterated ...
Next came one Who mourn'd in earnest, when the Captive Ark Maim'd his brute
Image, head and hands lopt off In his own Temple, on the grunsel edge, Where
he fell flat, and sham'd his Worshipers: DAGON his Name, Sea Monster, upward
... in narrow room Throng numberless, like that Pigmean Race Beyond the
INDIAN Mount, or Faerie Elves, Whose midnight Revels, by a Forrest side Or
Fountain fome belated Peasant sees, Or dreams he sees, while over head the
Moon Sits ...
Or substance might be call'd that shadow seem'd, For each seem'd either; black it
stood as Night, Fierce as ten Furies, terrible as Hell, And shook a dreadful Dart;
what seem'd his head The likeness of a Kingly Crown had on. SATAN was now ...
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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