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... by a lady present , who the Muse was ? replied it was God's Grace , and the
Holy Spirit that ' visited him nightly . She was likewise asked whom he approved
most of our English poets ? and answered , Spenser , Shakespear , and Cowley .
To bow and sue for grace : With suppliant knee , and deify his pow'r , Who from
the terror of this arm fo late Doubted his empire ; that were low indeed , ' : That
were an ignominy ' and shame beneath IT'S This downfall ; since by fate the ...
... while he fought 215 Evil to others ; and enrag'd might see How all his malice
serv'd but to bring forth Infinite goodness , grace and mercy fhown On man by him
feduc'd , but on himself Treble confufion , wrath and vengeance pour'd .
Suppose he should relent , And publish grace to all , on promise made Of new
subjection , with what eyes could we Stand in his presence humble , and receive
240 Strict laws impos'd , to celebrate his throne With warbled hymns , and to his ...
495 O shame to men ! devil with devil damn'd Firm concord hold's , men only
disagree Of creatures rational , though under hope Of heav'nly grace : and God
proclaiming peace , Yet live in hatred , enmity , and strife 500 Among themselves
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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