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Round he throws his baleful eyes , That witness'd huge affliction and dismay Mix'
d with obdurate pride and stedfast hate : At once , as far as angels ken , be views
The The dismal situation waste and wild ; 60 A dungeon PARADISE LOST .
The dismal situation waste and wild ; 60 A dungeon horrible on all fides round As
one great furnace flam'd , yet from those flames No light , but rather darkness
visible Serv'd only to discover fights of woe , Regions of sorrow , doleful shades ...
He scarce had ceas'd when the superior fiend Was moving toward the shore ; his
pond'rous shield , Ethereal temper , maffy , large and round , 285 Behind hiin cast
; the broad circumference Hung on his shoulders like the moon , whose orb ...
Nor did they not perceive the evil plight 335 ; In which they were , or the fierce
pains not feel ; Yet to their gen'ral's voice they foon obey'd Innumerable . As when
the potent rod Of Amram's fon , in Egypt's evil day , Way'd 5 Wav'd round the ...
Wav'd round the coast , up call'd a pitchy cloud 348 Of locuits , warpi - on the
eastern wind , That o'er the realm of impious Pharaoh hung Like night , and
darken'd all the land of Nile : So numberless were those bad angels seen
Hovering on ...
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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