Chalfont St Giles, United Kingdom
John Milton was an English poet, polemicist, man of letters, and civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell.
Can you spot the Horatian allusions and echos from Spencer and Virgil. The meaning of the meaning is contained within the first four lines and beyond.
Settling for Less Than the IdealBetter to reign in Hell than serve in Heaven. -