תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 25
Well hast thou fought The better fight, who singly hast maintained Against
revolted multitudes the cause Of truth, in word mightier than they in arms, And for
the testimony of truth hast borne Universal reproach, far worse to bear Than
Him the Almighty Power IIurled headlong flaming from the ethereal sky, 45 With
hideous ruin and combustion, down To bottomless perdition; there to dwell In
adamantine chains and penal fire, Who durst defy the Omnipotent to arms.
... the glorious enterprise, Joined with me once, now misery hath joined 90 In
equal ruin ; into what pit, thou seest, From what highth fallen so much the
stronger proved He with his thunder : and till then who knew The force of those
dire arms ?
To bow and sue for grace With suppliant knee, and deify his power, Who, from
the terror of this arm, so late Doubted ... substance cannot fail, Since, through
experience of this great event, In arms not worse, in foresight much advanced,
... or Jove, as Milton calls him, using his Latin name. Briareos and Typhon were
not Titans, but giants or earth-born monsters : the first had a hundred arms, the
second a hundred heads. 200. Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, Asia Minor. 201.
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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