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... To set himself in glory above his peers , He trusied to have equal'd the Most
High , 40 If he opposed : and , with ambitious aim Against the throne and
monarchy of God , Raised impious war in Heaven , and battle proud , With vain
All is not lost ; the unconquerable will , 106 And study of revenge , immortal hate ,
And courage never to submit or yield , And what is else not to be overcome ; That
glory never shall his wrath or might 110 Extort from me . To bow and sue for ...
... 140 Though all our glory extinct , and happy state Here swallow'd up in
endless misery . But what if he our Conqueror ( whom I now Of force believe
Almighty , since no less Than such could have o'erpower'd such force as ours )
Have left us ...
... till , wandering o'er the earth , Through God's high sufferance for the trial of
man , By falsities and lies the greatest part Of mankind they corrupted to forsake
God their creator , and the invisible Glory of him that made them to transforin 370
... lie , above the rest In shape and gesture proudly eminent , 590 Stood like a
tower : his form had yet not lost All her original brightness ; nor appear'd Less
than Archangel ruin'd , and the excess Of glory obscured : as when the sun , new
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LibraryThing ReviewRevisiˇ d'Usuari - 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. Llegeix la ressenya completa
LibraryThing ReviewRevisiˇ d'Usuari - 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 ... Llegeix la ressenya completa