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No time is given for Satan's flight to the Earth, although Milton has otherwise
been very definite. It took nine days to fall the same distance, but if we may
believe Moloch (ii. 80), that fall was really a stubborn and hardly-contested rout.
The Council of Fallen Angels and Satan's Flight to the Earth. iii., iv., v. 1–562. The
Scene of the Temptation. v. 563–907, vi. The Revolt of Satan and his Adherents.
vii., viii. The Creation of the Universe and of Man. ix., x. The Temptation and ...
So then he gathers his followers, starts on his journey, flies through Chaos, and
finally reaches the Earth and the neighborhood of Paradise. Here comes the
moment of indecision when “Conscience wakes despair that slumbered,” the
He returns from earth, successful and humbled in the dust, and in what follows of
the poem, Milton shows how all the outcome of his malice and deceit is the
redemption of man, and, in the fulness of time, a new heaven and a new earth.
It is a firmament above the jarrings of Chaos; Milton conceives it in images of this
earth; it has its hills and valleys, its pavements and mansions, its towers and
battlements. Here abide from all eternity, God and his angels, and here it is, as
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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