Ahead of Existentialism


‘Did I request thee, Maker, from my clay
To mould Me man? Did I solicit thee
From darkness to promote me?’

– John Milton, Paradise Lost (1674) Book X, 743-5

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Pandemonium [Noun.]


Chaos; violence; loud, riotous uproar, especially of a crowd.┬áIt was coined by John Milton in Paradise Lost, Book I (1674) and originally meant ‘a place where all demons live’.