תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 84
And thus having attended him to the sixtysixth year of his age , as closely as such
imperfect lights as men of letters and ... In his youth he is said to have been
extremely handsome ; the colour of his hair was a light brown , the symmetry of
... he views The dismal situation waste and wild ; A dungeon horrible on all sides
round As one great furnace flam ' d ; yet from those flames No light , but rather
darkness visible Sery ' d only to discover sights of woe , 50 60 Regions of sorrow
Such place eternal Justice had prepar ' d For those rebellious ; here their pris ' on
ordain ' a In utter darkness ; and their portion set As far remov ' d from God and
light of Heav ' n , As from the centre thrice to th ' utmost pole . O how unlike the ...
Seest thou yon dreary plain , forlorn and wild , The seat of desolation , void of
light , Save what the glimmering of these livid flames Casts pale and dreadful ?
Thither let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest , if any
... 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 ... then the lost Archangel , “ this the seat
That we must change for Heav ' n , this mournful gloom For that celestial 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