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BOOK I . OF Man ' s first disobedience , and the fruit Of that forbidden tree , whose
inortal taste Brought death into the world , and all our woe , With loss of Eden , till
one greater Man Restore us , and regain the blissful seat , Sing , heavenly ...
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
Is this the region , this the soil , the clime , ” · Said then the lost Archangel , “ this
the seat That we must change for Heav ' n , this mournful gloom For that celestial
light ? Be ' it so , since he Who now is Sov ' reign can dispose and bid .
... as next in worth Came singly where he stood on that hare strand , While the
promiscuous crowd stood yet aloof . The chief were those who , from the pit of
Hell Roaming to seek their prey on earth , durst fix Their seats long after next the
Him follow ' d Rimmon , whose delightful seat Was fair Damascus , on the fertile
banks Of Abhana and Pharphar , lucid streams . He also ' against the house of
God was bold . A leper once he lost , and gain ' d a king , 46 475 Ahaz , his
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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