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Allembled Angels , and ye Pow'rs return'd From unsuccessful charge ! be not
dismay'd , 35 Nor troubl'd at these tidings from the earth , Which your fincerest
care could not prevent , Foretold so lately , what would come to pass , When first
... these three places led . And now their way to earth they had descry'd 3-5 To
Paradise first tending ; when , behold ! Satan , in likeness of an Angel bright ,
Betwixt the Centaur and the Scorpion steering His zenith , while the Sun in Aries
... unmark'd , In Chew plebeian Angel militant Of lowest order , past ; and from the
door Of that Plutonian hall , invisible Ascended his high throne ; which under
state -445 Of richest texture spread , ' at th : upper end Was plac'd in regal lustre .
Such was their song , While the Creator calling forth by name His mighty Angels ,
gave them several charge , 650 As forted best with present things . The Sun Had
first his precept so to move , so Chine , As might affect the earth with cold , and ...
O ! why did God , Creator wise , that peopled highest Heav'n With spirits
masculine , create at last 890 This novelty on earth , this fair defect Of nature ,
and not.fill the world at once With men as Angels without feminine , Or find some
other way ...
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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