Thou , my shade Inseparable , must with me along : 250 For Death from Sin no
pow'r can separate . But lest the difficulty of passing back Stay his return perhaps
over this gulf Impassable , impervious ; let us try Advent'rous work , yet to thy ...
Wide anarchy of Chaos , damp and dark , Flew diverse , and with pow'r : their
pow'r was great . Hovering upon the waters , what they met 285 Solid or slimy , as
in raging fea Toft up and down , together crowded drove From each side shoaling
If your joint pow'r prevail , th ' affairs of hell No detriment need fear ; go and be
strong . So saying he dismiss'd them ; they with speed 410 Their course through
thickest constellations held , Spreading their bane ; the blasted stars look'd wan ...
His visage drawn he selt to sharp and spare ; His arms clung to his ribs ; his legs
entwining Bach other , till supplanted down he fell A monstrous serpent on his
belly prone , Reluctant ; but in vain , a greater pow'r 515 Now ruld him , punish'd
530 Huge Python ! and his pow'r no less he seem'd Above the rest stiil to retain :
they all Him follow'd , illuing forth to th ' open field , Where all yet.left of that
revolted rout , Heav'n - fall'n , in station stood or just array , 555 Sublime with ...
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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