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... heard , Now walking in the garden , by soft winds Brought to their ears while
day declin'd : they heard , And from his presence hid themselves , among The
thickest trees , both man and wife : till God Approaching , thus to Adam call'd
Hast thou eaten of the tree , Whereof I gave thee charge , thou should not cat ?
To whom thus Adam sore beset reply'd , O Heav'n ! in evil ftrait this day . I stand
125 Before my Judge , either to undergo Myself the total crime , or to accnse My ...
... And gay'st me as thy perfect gift , so good , So fit , fo acceptable , so divine ,
That from her hand I could suspect no ill ; 140 And what she did , whatever in
itself , Her doing seem'd to justify the deed ; She gave me of the tree , and I did
On Adam last thus judgment he pronounc'd : Because thou haft hearken'd to the
voice of thy wife ; And eaten of the tree , concerning which I charg'd thee , saying ,
thou shalt not eat thereof : Curs'd is the ground for thy fake : , thou in forrow ...
... the bait of Eve * Us'd by the tempter : on that prospect strange Their earnest
eyes they fix'd ; imagining For one forbidden tree , a multitude Now ris'n , to work
them further woe or shame : 555 Yet parch'd with scalding thirst and hunger
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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