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O how unlike the place from whence they fell ! There the companions of his fall , o
' erwhelm ' d . With floods and whirlwinds of tempestuous fire , He soon discerns ,
and , welt ' ring by his side , One next himself in pow ' r , and next in crime ...
... by the moon Sidonian virgins paid their vows and songs , Iu Sion also not
unsung , where stood Her temple on th ' offensive mountain , built By that
uxorious king , whose heart , though large , Beguil ' d by fair idolatresses , fell To
idols foul .
... Likening his Maker to the grazed ox , sir Jehovah , who in one night , when he
pass ' d From Egypt marching , equall ' d with one stroke Both her first - born and
all her bleating Gods . Pelial came last , than whom a Spi ' rit more lewd Fell not ...
hon Jousted in Aspramont or Montalhan , Damasco , or Marocco , or Trebisond ,
Or whom Biserta sent from Afric shore When Charlemain with all his peerage fell
By Fontarabbia . Thus far these beyond Compare of mortal prowess , yet observ ...
... that fell From Heav ' n ; for e ' en in Heav ' n his looks and thoughts Were
always downward bent , admiring more 681 The riches of Heav ' n ' s pavement ,
trodden gold , Than ought divine or holy else enjoy ' d In vision beatifie : by him
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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