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So judg'd he Man , both Judge and Saviour sent ; And th'instant stroke of Death ,
denounc'd that day , 210 Remov'd far off : then , pitying how they stood Before
him naked to the air , that now Must suffer change , disdain'd not to begin ...
Within the gates of Hell fat Sin and Death , 230 In counterview within the gates ,
that now Stood open wide , belching outrageous flame Far into Chaos , lince the
Fiend past through , Sin opening : who thus now to Death began . O fon ! why fit ...
Great joy was at their meeting , and at light 350 Of that ftupendous bridge his joy
increas'd . Long he admiring stood , till Sin , his fair Inchanting daugther , thus the
filence broke . O parent ! these are thy magnific deeds , Tby trophies , which ...
So having said , a while he stood , expecting Their universal ( hout and high
applause , 505 To fill his ear : when contrary , he hears On all sides , from
innumerable tongues , A dismal universal hiss , the found Of public scorn : he
... Heav'n - fall'n , in station stood or just array , 555 Sublime with expectation ,
when to see In triumph issuing forth their glorious chief : They faw , but other fight
instead ! a crowd Of ugly serpents : horror on them fell , And horrid sympathy : for
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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