Armando Iannucci in Milton’s Heaven and Hell – BBC Documentary (2009)

Armando Iannucci in Milton’s Heaven and Hell – BBC Documentary (2009)

A frail man, old before his years, is making a journey in flight. His work from the past 20 years has been overturned, he’s rejected, he’s been imprisoned. Now free, he’s an enemy of the state and he’s blind. Plague ravages London, his home city, he’s got to get out. It could be a sad Read more about Armando Iannucci in Milton’s Heaven and Hell – BBC Documentary (2009)[…]

Sonnet 32: If thou survive my well-contented day

Sonnet 32: If thou survive my well-contented day

sonnet 32 if thou survive my well contented day when that churl death my bones with dust shall cover and shalt by fortune once more resurvey these poor rude lines of thy deceased lover compare them with the bettering of the time and though they be outstripped by every pen reserve them for my love Read more about Sonnet 32: If thou survive my well-contented day[…]

Sonnet 74: But be contented: when that fell arrest

Sonnet 74: But be contented: when that fell arrest

sonnet 74 but be contented when that fell arrest without all bail shall carry me away my life hath in this line some interest which for memorial still with thee shall stay when thou review astiz thou dost review the very part was consecrated to thee the earth can have but earth which is his Read more about Sonnet 74: But be contented: when that fell arrest[…]