2) Lucifer is portrayed as an awe-inspiring (frightening) creature.
Obviously / Needless to say, Lucifer’s strength and size are enough to make anyone run away from him. Then, the expression “all that ugliness” makes the reader think that he is the ugliest creature in the universe and that his ugliness has no limits inside or outside.
By succeeding in influencing / corrupting / perverting the soul of Ambrosio, a “model of piety” , an example of religious virtue, Lucifer proves that God’s power has limits, that His protection can be broken. No human soul is safe, everyone can fall, and that is very frightening indeed…
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Début texte suivant:"The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus", Christopher Marlowe.