Book 2 Summary and Analysis
Sin: Satan’s daughter, born out of his head in Heaven
Death: born as the son of Satan and Sin’s incestuous relationship
Chaos: rules the region of confusion between Hell and Earth
Night: the consort of Chaos
As he is ready to begin the consultation, Satan sits on his exalted throne in Pandemonium, the capitol of Hell. Addressing his angels as “Powers, Dominions, and Deities,” Satan, in his vanity, is comparable to the monarchs of the Orient. He assures them that Heaven is not lost, and with a spirit of unity, they can return again to claim their “just inheritance.” He offers the alternatives of “open...
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