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I stand 125 Before my Judge , either to undergo Myself the total crime , or to
accnse My other felf , the partner of my life : Whose failing , while her faith to me
remains , I should conceal , and not expose to blame 130 By my complaint .
... and so last To perpetuity . Ay me ! That fear Comes thund'ring back with
dreadful revolution On my defenseless head ; both Death and I 815 Am found
eternal , and incorparate both , Nor I on my part single , in me all Posterity stands
How can they then acquitted stand In fight of God ? Him after all disputes Forc'd I
absolve : all my evasions vain And reasonings though thro ' mazes , lead me still
850 But to my own conviction : first and last On me , me only , as the source and ...
... And torment less than none of what we dread ; Then both ourselves and feed
at once to free , From what we fear for both , let us make short , Let us seek Death
: or he not found , supply With our own hands his office on ourselves , Why stand
... mount : appear'd In Dothan , cov'd with a camp of fire , Against the Syrian king ;
who to surprise One man , assassin like , had levied war , War unproclaim'd . The
princely Hierarch 220 In their bright stand there left his Pow'rs , to seize 210 .
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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