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Of Man ' s first disobedience , and the fruit Of that forbidden tree , whose mortal
tasto Brought death into tle world , and all our wce , With loss of Eden , tili . one
greater Man Restore us , and regain the blissful seat , Sing , heavenly Muse , that
... and instead of rago Deliberate valour breathcd , firm and unmovcd With dread
of death to flight or foul retreat ; 555 Nor wanting power to mitigate and suage
With solemn touches troubled thoughts , and chaso Anguish , and doubt , and
... and shades of death , A universe of death : which God by curse Created evil ,
for evil only good ; Where all life dies , death lives , and nature hrceds , Perverse ,
all monstrous , all prodigious things , 625 Abominable , inutterable , and worse I ...
I fled , and cried out Death ! floll trembled at the hideous name , and sigh ' d From
all her caves , and back resounded Death ! I fled ; but he pursued ( though more ,
it seems , 790 Inflamed with lust than rage , ) and , swifter far , Me overtook , his ...
Be this or aught Than this more secret now design ' d , I haste To know ; and , this
once known , shall soon return , And bring ye to the place where Thou and Death
840 Shall dwell at ease , and up and down unseen Wing silently the buxom air ...
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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