[Milton-L] Why oh Why

Conrad Bladey cbladey at verizon.net
Wed Feb 20 09:29:12 EST 2008


To paraphrase a line about the Irish and whiskey...

God Created Milton so that English literature scholars would not take 
over the earth....

Conrad

Paul Miller wrote:

> "The chief glory of every people arises from it's authors" --- Samuel 
> Johnson
>  
> Re-reading  Paradise Lost or Samson Agonistes will remind of why Milton 
> is and should be studied.
>  
> Paul Miller
>  
> So Hills amid the Air encounterd Hills
> Hurl'd to and fro with jaculation dire,
> That under ground, they fought in dismal
> shade --- Paradise Lost
> 
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