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... was that to which man can only come when, in the heat of the strife between
Sin and Righteousness, the Evil has been thoroughly burned and purged away,
so that He reigns whose right it is to reign, and whose service is perfect freedom.
... the Miltonic quality which goes under these names which have so little
meaning for us. Some things are readily recognizable: for instance, some of the
compressed sentences in the speeches:— “Better to reign in Hell than serve in
Satan says to Beélzebub, “Better to reign in Hell than serve in Heaven.” - (i. 263.)
What language does he use to his followers? d. Comment on “His form had yet
not lost All her original brightness,” (i. 591.) e. Explain “that tore Hell's concave.
... to the fierce contention brought along 100 Innumerable force of spirits armed,
That durst dislike his reign, and, me preferring, His utmost power with adverse
power opposed In dubious battle on the plains of Heaven, And shook his throne.
... 2 Here at least We shall be free ; the Almighty hath not built Here for his envy,
will not drive us hence: 260 Here we may reign secure; and, in my choice To
reign is worth ambition, though in Hell: Better to reign in Hell than serve in
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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