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Of Mans first disobedience, and the fruit Of that banned tree in whose mortal style Brought death into the Community, and all each of our woe, With loss of Eden, till one greater Man Restore all of us, and restore the happy seat, Sing, Heavenly Day job, that, on the secret leading Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire That shepherd whom first taught the picked seed At first how the heavens and the planet Rose out of Chaos: or, if Sion hill Delight thee more, and Siloa's stream that ran Fast by oracle of God, My spouse and i thence Employ thy aid to my own adventurous song, That without having middle trip intends to soar Previously mentioned th' Aonian mount, while it pursues Issues unattempted however in writing or rhyme. And primarily thou, U Spirit, that dost choose Before most temples th' upright cardiovascular system and natural, Instruct me, for thou know'st; thou from the initially Wast present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like sat'st glumness on the great Abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: what in myself is dark Illumine, precisely what is low raise and support; That, to the height of this great debate, I may assert Eternal Obole, And rationalize the ways of God to men. 2 of 374
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Say firstвЂ”for Heaven skins nothing from thy perspective, Nor the deep system of HellвЂ”say first what cause Relocated our grand parents, in that happy point out, Favoured of Heaven therefore highly, to fall off From other Creator, and transgress his will For one restraint, lords of the World besides. Who 1st seduced those to that foul revolt? Th' infernal Snake; he it absolutely was whose guile, Stirred program envy and revenge, fooled The mother of mankind, what period his satisfaction Had cast him out from Paradise, with all his host Of rebel Angels, by whose aid, aiming To set himself in beauty above his peers, He trusted to acquire equalled the Most High, In the event that he compared, and with ambitious target Against the tub and monarchy of God, Raised impious war in Heaven and battle pleased, With vain attempt. Him the Luminous Power Hurled headlong flaming from th' ethereal skies, With grotesque ruin and combustion, to bottomless separation, there to dwell In adamantine chains and criminal fire, Whom durst defy th' Omnipotent to biceps and triceps. Nine times the space that measures night and day To persona men, this individual, with his terrible crew, Lay down vanquished, rolling in the hot gulf, Confounded, though undead. But his doom Appropriated him to more difficulty; for now the thought Both of shed happiness and lasting discomfort 3 of 374
Torments him: rounded he punches his baleful eyes, That witnessed huge affliction and dismay, Mixed with obdurate take great pride in and working hate. At once, as far as Angels ken, this individual views The dismal condition waste and wild. A dungeon unpleasant, on the sides round, As you great heater flamed; yet from all those flames No light; but instead darkness noticeable Served just to discover scenery of woe, Regions of sadness, doleful colours, where peacefulness And relax can never live, hope never comes That comes to all, but torture without end Nonetheless urges, and a hot deluge, provided With ever-burning sulphur unconsumed. Such place Eternal Rights has prepared For those edgy; here their prison ordained In say darkness, and their portion collection, As far removed from God and light of Heaven As from the centre thrice to th' greatest pole. Oh how as opposed to the place coming from whence they will fell! Generally there the companion pets of his fall, o'erwhelmed With massive amounts and whirlwinds of tempestuous fire, This individual soon discerns; and, weltering by his side, 1 next himself in electrical power, and next in crime, Long after known in Palestine, and named Beelzebub. To whom th' Arch-Enemy, And thence in Heaven called Satan, with bold phrases Breaking the horrid silence, thus began: вЂ” вЂIf thou beest heвЂ”but O how fallen! how changed some of 374
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