Reflection milton book 1

I find it odd in reflection that the consumption of the apple of eden is referred to as mans first disobedience. As mentioned in class there seems to be a common theme of blame shifting in the writing. In this portion satan and his followers create pandemonium after being sent to hell for opposing god.

“presenting Satan with his Angels now fallen into Hell”

Paradise Lost,Milton,https://milton.host.dartmouth.edu/reading_room/pl/book_1/text.shtml

Then in an odd shift of things paradoxically to the kingdom of god which is ruled solely by god. Satan has a council that workshops ideas with Satan getting the final say.

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