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... but , in what shape they conoso , Dilaied or condensed , bright or obscuro ,
Can exec ' ite their aery purposes , And works of love or enmity fulfil . I those the
race of Isracl oft forsook 4 430 . 440 Their Living Strength , and unfrequented loft
Thus far these beyond Compare of mortal prowess , yet cbserved · Their dread
Commander ; hic , above the rest In shape and gesture proudly cminent , 60
Stood like a loixer : his forin had yet not lost All her original brightness , nor
appear ' d ...
But I should ill become this throne , O Peers , 445 And this imperial sov ' reignty ,
adorn ' d With splendour , arm ' d with power , if auyht proposed And judged of
public moment , in the shape Of difficulty or danger could deter Me from
Before the gates there sat , On either side a formidable shape : The one seem ' d
woman to the waist , and fair ; 650 But ended fou m many a scaly fold
Voluminous and vast ; a serpent arm ' d With mortal sting : About her middle
round A cry of ...
... The undaunted Fiend what this night be admired ; Admired , not fear ' d ; God
and his Son except , Created thing nought valued he , nor shunn ' d ; And with
disdainful look thus first began : * Whence and what art thou , execrable shape !
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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