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“It was dark when I awoke; I felt cold also, and halffrightened, as it were
instinctively, finding myself so desolate. Before I had quitted your apartment, on a
sensation of cold, I had covered myself with some clothes; IO4 CHAPTER XI ...
Or, The Modern Prometheus Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. sensation of cold, I had
covered myself with some clothes; but these were insufficient to secure me from
the dews of night. I was a poor, helpless, miserable wretch; I knew, and ...
“My reign is not yet over" (these words were legible in one of these inscriptions); “
you live, and my power is complete. Fellow me; I seek the everlasting ices of the
north, where you will feel the misery of cold and frost to which I am impassive.
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An important book. Mary Shelley is methodical, but also swept up in the Sturm-und-Drang emotionality of the period. Her characters have motivations, psychological depth, passions. Read full review