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Adam againſt alſo Angels anſwer beaſt behold beſt bliſs bruiſe caſt cauſe death deſcended deſert duſt earth elſe eyes falſe faſt fince firſt fruit glory hath Heav'n Hell higheſt himſelf houſe Iſrael juſt juſtice king laſt leaſt leſs loſe loſt miſery moſt muſt P A R A D Paradiſe paſs pleaſure pow'r praiſe preſent reaſon reply'd reſt return'd riſe roſe ſacred ſad ſaid ſat Satan ſaw ſay ſcarce ſea ſeat ſecond ſecure ſee ſeed ſeek ſeems ſeen ſend ſenſe ſent Serpent ſerve ſet ſhade ſhall ſhame ſhape ſhe ſhort ſhould ſhow ſide ſign ſince ſlain ſleep ſome ſon Son of God ſong ſoon ſorrow ſought ſound ſpake ſpirit ſtand ſtar ſtate ſtill ſtood ſtrange ſtrength ſuch ſweet taſte Tempter thee themſelves thence theſe things thoſe thou art thou haſt thou ſhalt throne thyſelf tree utmoſt waſte whoſe wilderneſs wiſdom wiſe worſe
Page 26 - Without copartner ? so to add what wants In female sex, the more to draw his love, And render me more equal; and, perhaps, A thing not undesirable, sometime Superior; for, inferior, who is free ? This may be well: but what if God have seen.
Page 6 - Adam, well may we labour still to dress This garden, still to tend plant, herb, and flower, Our pleasant task enjoin'd ; but, till more hands Aid us, the work under our labour grows, Luxurious by restraint ; what we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, One night or two with wanton growth derides, Tending to wild.
Page 168 - The strength whereof sufficed him forty days ; Sometimes that with Elijah he partook, Or as a guest with Daniel at his pulse.
Page 92 - Present, and of his presence many a sign Still following thee, still compassing thee round With goodness and paternal love, his face Express, and of his steps the track divine.
Page 133 - So shall the World go on, To good malignant, to bad men benign, Under her own weight groaning, till the day Appear of respiration to the just And vengeance to the wicked...
Page 90 - With what to sight or smell was sweet, from thee How shall I part, and whither wander down Into a lower world, to this obscure And wild ? how shall we breathe in other air Less pure, accustom'd to immortal fruits?
Page 12 - Thus saying, from her husband's hand her hand Soft she withdrew ; and like a wood-nymph light, Oread or Dryad, or of Delia's train, Betook her to the groves, but Delia's self In gait...
Page 134 - ... observe His providence; and on Him sole depend, Merciful over all His works, with good Still overcoming evil, and by small Accomplishing great things, by things...