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... it pregnant : what in me is dark , - , Illumine ; what is low , raise and support ;
That to the height of this great argument 15 : 1 I may assert eternal Providence ,
25 And justify D'6.
1 I may assert eternal Providence , 25 And justify the ways of God to men . Say
first , for Heav'n hides nothing from thy view , Nor the deep tract of hell ; fay first
what cause Mov'd our grand parents , in that happy state , Favour'd of heat'n so ...
... fofpbur unconsum'd : Such place eternal Justice had prepar'd 79 For those
rebellious , here their pris'n ordain'd In utter darkness , and their portion set As far
remov'd from God and light of heav'n , As from the centre thrice to th ' utmoit pole .
... in forelight much advanc'd , We may with more successful hope resolve 120 To
wage by force or guile eternal war , Irreconcileable to our grand foe , Who now
triumphs , and in th ' excess of joy Sole reigning holds the tyranny of heav'n .
... or eternal being To undergo eternal punishment ? 155 Whereto with speedy
words th ' arch - fiend reply'd . Fall'n Cherub , to be weak is miserable Doing or
suff'ring : but of this be sure , To do ought good nerer will be our task , But ever to
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LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - 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. Læs hele anmeldelsen
LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - 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 ... Læs hele anmeldelsen