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And chiefly Thou , O Spirit , that dost prefer Before all temples the upright heart
and pure , Instruct me , for Thou know ' st , Tisou from the first Wast present , and
with inighly wings outspread Dovelike sat st / brooding outle vast abyss , And ...
... us this our spirit and strength entire 148 Strongly to suffer and support our
pains , That we may so suffice his vengeful ire , Or do him mightier service as his
thralls By right of war , whate ' er his business be , Here in the heart of Hell to
work in ...
... the wisest heart 401 or Solenon he led by fraud to build ffis icmple right against
the temple of God On that opprobrious hill : and made his grove The pleasant
valley of Hinnom , Tophet thence And black Gehenna call ' d , the type of Heil .
... with crescent horns To whose bright image nightly by the noon Sidonian
virgins paid their vows and songs ; In Sion also not unsung , where stood lier
temple on the offensive mountain , built By that uxorious king , whose heart ,
though largo ...
... to impose : He through the armed files Darts his experienced cye , and soon
traverse The whole battalion views ; their order due ; Cheir visages and stature
as of Gods ; 570 Their number last he sums . And now his heart Distends 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