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Consider the shorter descriptive pieces, such flashes as “No light; but rather
darkness visible '' (i. 63); Or, “the parching air Burns frore, and cold performs the
effect of fire.” (ii. 594.) Then compare them with some other descriptive lines or ...
... of things, presenting Satan with his angels now fallen into Hell, described there
, not in the centre, (for Heaven and Earth may be supposed as yet not made,
certainly not yet accursed,) but in a place of utter darkness fitliest called Chaos.
At once, as far as angels ken, he views The dismal situation waste and wild : 60 A
dungeon horrible on all sides round As one great furnace flamed ; yet from those
flames No light; but rather darkness visible Served only to discover sights of ...
2, “darkness was upon the face of the deep.” Cf. i. 177, and indeed many other
lines in our books. Chaos, as will be seen when we get to ii. 79, lay between
Heaven and Hell. 156. Arch-Fiend. The chief enemy : I make no doubt that Milton
Between the Cherubim : yea, often placed Within his sanctuary itself their shrines,
Abominations; and with cursèd things His holy rites and solemn feasts profaned,
390 And with their darkness durst affront his light. First Moloch, horrid king, ...
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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