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yet he might not have been so perfectly humane, so thoughtful in his generosity
—so full of kindness and tenderness amidst his passion for adventurous exploit,
had she not unfolded to him the real loveliness of beneficence, and made the ...
Dear Victor, banish these dark passions. Remember the friends around you, who
centre all their hopes in you. Have we lost the power of rendering you happy? Ah!
while we love—while we are true to each other, here in this land of peace and ...
The completion of my demoniacal design became an insatiable passion. And
now it is ended; there is my last victim!” I was at first touched by the expressions
of his misery; yet, when I called to mind what Frankenstein had said of his powers
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - birdie.newborn - LibraryThing
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