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Moloch, sceptered king,
Stood up, the strongest and the fiercest spirit
That fought in Heaven, now fiercer by despair.
His trust was with the Eternal to be deemed
Equal in strength,
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Belial, in act more graceful and humane.
A fairer person lost not Heaven; he seemed
For dignity composed, and high exploit.
But all was false and hollow; though his tongue
Dropped manna,
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Thus Belial, with words clothed in reason's garb,
Counseled ignoble ease and peaceful sloth,
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the Fallen Angels “wondrous art” build pandemonium, which “Rose like an exhalation, with the sound
Of dulcet symphonies and voices sweet,”
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