Satan’s Path to Forgiveness in Milton’s Paradise Lost

Misguided in his belief about God and himself and blinded by his need for revenge for perceived wrongs, Satan proclaims that it is “[b]etter to reign in Hell than serve in Heaven” (Book I, 263) and proceeds to continue his battle with God. Though given the opportunity to return to Heaven through the simple act … Continue reading Satan’s Path to Forgiveness in Milton’s Paradise Lost