תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 53
At the intercessions of his friends , who were present , after a short reluctance , he
generously sacrificed all his resentment to her tears : Soon his heart relented ' , : ,
; esi Tow ' ards her , his life so late and sole delight , , Now at his feet ...
And chiefly Thou , 0 Spi ' rit that dost prefer Before all temples th ' upright heart
and pure , Instruct me , for Thou know ' st ; Thou from the first Was present , and
with mighty wings outspread , Dove - like , sat ' st brooding on the vast abyss ,
... 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 ?
Nor content with such Audacious neighbourhood , the wisest heart Of Solomon
he led by fraud to build His temple right against the temple ' of God , On that
opprobrious hill , and made his grove The pleasant valley ' of Hinnom , Tophet
... 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 .
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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