"And ever and anon the flame and smoke would come out in such abundance with sparks and hideous noises that Christian was forced to put up his sword and betake himself to another weapon called All Prayer."
"E, sem demora, fogo e fumo sairam em tamanha abundância com faíscas e barulhos horrendos, o que obrigou Christian a baixar a espada e optar por outra arma, chamada Oração."
Otherwise you have more chances of retakes.
Caso contrário, você tem mais chances de retomada.
Later, in retake after retake, he would elaborate or simplify them.