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A dungeon horrible on all sides round As one great furnace flamed yet from thoce
flames Vo light ; but rather darkness visible Served only to discover sights of woe
, Regions of sorrow , doleful shades , where peace 6 And rest can never dwell ...
Thit ? ier let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest , if any
rest can harbour there , And , reassembling our afflicted Powers , Consult how we
may henceforth most offend Our Enemy , Aur own loss how repair How ...
Witness the strects of Sodoin , and that night In Gibeah , when the hospitable
door Exposed a matron , to avoid worse rape . 50 % These were the prime in
order , and in might ; The rest were long to tell , though far renown ' d , The
Tonian Gods ...
Thus far these beyond Compare of mortal prowess , yet cbserved · Their dread
Commander ; hic , above the rest In shape and gesture proudly cminent , 60
Stood like a loixer : his forin had yet not lost All her original brightness , nor
appear ' d ...
There stood a hill not far , whose grisiy top 070 Belch ' d fire and rolling smoke ;
the rest entire Shone with a glossy scurf ; undoubted sign That in lus womb was
hid metallic ore , The work of sulphur . Thither , wing ' d with speed , A numerous
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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