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The Book Of Urizen (Excerpts)

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Lo, a shadow of horror is risen
In Eternity! Unknown, unprolific,
Self-clos'd, all-repelling: what demon
Hath form'd this abominable void,
This soul-shudd'ring vacuum? Some said
'It is Urizen.' But unknown, abstracted,
Brooding, secret, the dark power hid.


Times on times he divided and measur'd
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Townie Page 01 September 2017
This poem seems to have inspired the writer J.R.R. Tolkien in his depiction of evil in the trilogy Lord of the Rings.
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