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... thee appeare , Attendance none Chall need , nor train , where 80 Are to behold
the judgment , but the judg'd , Those two : the third best absent is condemn'd ;
Convict by flight , and rebel to all law ; Conviction to the serpent none belongs .
... foon : To me , who with eternal famine pine , Alike , is Hell , or Paradise , or
Heav'n ; There best , where most with ravin I may meet : Which here , tho '
plenteous , all too little seems , 600 To stuff this maw , this vast unhide - bound
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 ...
That name best Befits thee with him leagu'd ; thyself as false And hateful : nothing
wants , but that thy shape , Like his , and color serpentine , may show 870 Thy
inward fraud ; to warn all creatures from thee ' Henceforth ; left that too heav'nly ...
... as may dispose him best For dilsolution wrought by fim , that first 55 Distemper'
d all things ; and of incorrupt Corrupted , I at first with two fair gifts Created him
endow'd , with happiness And immortality : that fondly lost , This other serv'd but
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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