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FRANKENSTEIN; OR, THE MODERN PROMETHEUS. -- o o IN THREE
VOLUMES. P. * --- - - : Did I request thee, Maker, from my clay To mould me nian
* Did 1 solicit thee From darkness to promote me?— PARADrs E Lost. WOL. II. £
FRANKENSTEIN; OR, THE MODERN PROMETHEUS. CHAPTER I. Nothing is
more painful to the human mind, than, after the feelings have been worked up by
a quick succession of events, the dead calmness of inaction and certainty which ...
Oh, Frankenstein, be not equitable to every other, and trample upon me alone, to
whom thy justice, and even thy clemency and affection, is most due. Remember,
that I am thy creature: I ought to be thy Adam ; but I am rather the fallen angel, ...
M. Frankenstein—he would punish you. You dare not keep me.' - - ... “'
Frankenstein you belong then to my enemy—to him towards whom I have sworn
eternal revenge; you shall be my first victim.' ... - “ The child still struggled, and
loaded me ...
... she shalh, not escape: thanks to the lessons of Felix, and the sanguinary laws
of man, I have learned how to work mischief. I approached her unperceived, and
placed the portrait securely in one of the folds of her 140 - FRANKENSTEIN; or,
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Mary Shelley's romantic novel first published in 1818 anonymously has been the inspiration for movie monster makers. Since the first film adaptation in 1823, Shelley's creation has been brought to ... Read full review
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It gets lonely when you're a monster. Shelley makes us look at the inhuman aspects of ourselves. When what we create gets out of hand isn't it still our fault? Read full review