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Him the Almighty Power Hurl ' d headlong flaming from the etherial sky , With
hideous ruin and combustion , down ar bottomless perdition , there to dwell n In
adamantine chains and penal fire , Who durst defy th ' Omnipotent to arms .
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 , Long after known
in Palestine , and nam ' d Beelzebub . To whom th ' Arch Enemy , And thence in ...
... By right of war ; whate ' er his business be , Here in the heart of Hell to work in
fire , Or do his errands in the gloomy deep : What can it then avail , though yet we
feel Strength undiminish ' d , or eternal being , To undergo eternal punishment ?
Then with expanded wings he steers his flight Aloft , incumbent on the dusky air ,
That felt unusual weight ; till on dry land He lights , if it were land that ever burn ' d
With solid , as the lake with liquid fire ; And such appear ' d in hue , as when ...
... perilous edge Of battle when it rag ' a , in all assaults Their surest signal , they
will soon resume New courage , and revive , though now they lie Groveling and
prostrate on yon lake of fire , 280 As we erewhile , astounded and amaz ' d , ' ' !
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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