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To whom thus Zephon , answering scorn with scorn : * Think nut revolled spirit ,
thy shape the samc , 835 Or undiminish'd brightness , to be known As when thou
stood'st in heaven , upright and pure . That glory then , when thou no more wast ...
790 They , harden'd more by what might most reclaim , Grieving to see his glory ,
at the sight Took envy ; and , aspiring to his height , Stood re - embattled fierce ,
by force or fraud Weening to prosper and at length prevail 795 Against God and ...
Man - slaughter , shall be held the highest pitch Of human glory , and for glory
done Of triumph , to be styld great conquerors , 695 Patrons of mankind , gods ,
and sons of gods , Destroyers rightlier call'd , and plagues of men . Thus fame
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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