תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 78
A dungeon horrible on all sides round As one great furnace flamed yet from thoce
flames Vo light ; but rather darkness visible Served only to discover sights of woe
, Regions of sorrow , doleful shades , where peace 6 And rest can never dwell ...
Seest thou yon dreary plain , forlorn and wild , 180 The seat of desolation , void of
light , Save what the glimmering of these livid flames Casts pale and dreadful ?
Thit ? ier let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest , if any ...
... Driven backward , slope their pointing spires , and rell In billows , leave i ' the
midst a horrid vale . Then with expanded wings he steers his flight 225 Aloft ,
incumbent on the dusky air , That felt unusual weight ; till on dry land He lights , if
Said then the lost Archangel , this the seat That we must rhange for Heaven ; this
mournful glorna For that celestial light ? Be it so ! since he , 245 Who r . ow is Sov
' reign , can dispose and bid What shall be right : furthest from him is best ...
... the uplifted spear , Of their great Sultan , waving to direct Thoir course , in even
balance down they light On the firm brimstone , and fill a ! ! thc plain ; 358 A
multitude , like which the populous North Pour ' d never from her frozen loirs , to
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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