End of Milton and The Passion Questions

I found Paradise Lost odd as said in class it is essentially bible fan-fiction and some of the details definitely make me wonder on its reception. What is odd is the structural difference between Satan and the fallen angels and the Kingdom of heaven. I wonder if the structures are meant to demonize a democratic system and show the power of monarchy or instead show the opposite that democracy is powerful and that the monarchy of heaven led to the downfall of mankind.

The Consultation begun, Satan debates whether another Battel be to be hazarded for the recovery of Heaven: some advise it, others dissuade: A third proposal is prefer’d

Paradise Lost Book 2,https://milton.host.dartmouth.edu/reading_room/pl/book_2/text.shtml

I found it interesting especially since Milton has such a rampant political life.

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