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( P. L. , B. VI . , 680–912 . ) The Son , in the Almighty's chariot of power , and
armed with “ ten thousand thunders , " turns the tide of battle and drives the now
routed and terrified rebel angels through the inward opening gates in the wall of ...
... laid The fiery surge that from the precipice Of heaven received us falling ; and
the thunder , Winged with red lightning and impetuous rage , Perhaps hath spent
his shafts , and ceases now To bellowo through the vast and boundless deep .
What matter where , if I be still the same , And what I should be , all but less than
he Whom thunder hath made greater ? Here at least We shall be free : the
Almighty hath not built Here for his envy , will not drive us hence : Here we may
Darkened so , yet shone Above them all the archangel ; but his face Deep scars
of thunder had intrenched ; and care Sat on his faded cheek , but under brows Of
dauntless courage , and considerate pride Waiting revenge . Cruel his eye , but ...
... O'er heaven's high towers to force resistless way , Turning our tortures into
horrid arms Against the Torturer ; when , to meet the noise Of his almighty engine
, he shall hear Infernal thunder ; and , for lightning , see Blacko fire and horror
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LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - 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. Читать весь отзыв
LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - 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 ... Читать весь отзыв