[Milton-L] How do you like them apples...?

Nancy Charlton pastorale55 at yahoo.com
Sat Aug 9 22:19:25 EDT 2008

Marvell lives at the farmers market: 

The nectarine and curious peach
Into my hands themselves do reach

Though the picture these days is often tempered by "Farewell! Thou art too dear for my possessing.

Nancy Charlton
who harvested the first ripe tomato of the season

Nancy Charlton


Azazel ... forthwith from the glittering staff unfurled	        535

The imperial ensign; which, full high advanced,	

Shon like a meteor streaming to the wind,	

With gems and golden lustre rich imblazed,	

Seraphic arms and trophies; all the while	

Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds:	        540

At which the universal host up-sent	

A shout that tore Hell’s concave, and beyond	

Frighted the reign of Chaos and old Night. (PL I:534-543)

--- On Fri, 8/8/08, Carrol Cox <cbcox at ilstu.edu> wrote:
From: Carrol Cox <cbcox at ilstu.edu>
Subject: Re: [Milton-L] How do you like them apples...?
To: "John Milton Discussion List" <milton-l at lists.richmond.edu>
Date: Friday, August 8, 2008, 3:24 PM

Anyone who has never worked in a peach-packing shed has no idea of the
true horror of the fuzz that emerges, cljouding the air for a block or


"Peter C. Herman" wrote:
> It also depends on which orchard they come from! pch
> At 10:21 AM 8/8/2008, you wrote:
> >And notice Peter how your initials sound like one!
> >
> >On Fri, 08 Aug 2008 10:10:53 -0700
> >  "Peter C. Herman"
 <herman2 at mail.sdsu.edu> wrote:
> >>At 09:48 AM 8/8/2008, you wrote:
> >>>Sometimes a peach is just a peach?
> >>Depends on the peach . . . !
> >>pch
> >>
> >>>JL
> >>>
> >>>Quoting Christopher R Orchard <corchard at iup.edu>:
> >>>
> >>> > So therefore, given these revelations, what are we to
make of the
> >>> > wooly peach that Jonson offers in "To

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