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There is an expression of despair, and sometimes of revenge, in your
countenance, that makes me tremble. Be calm, my dear Victor; I would sacrifice
my life to your peace. We surely shall be happy: quiet in our native country, and
not mingling ...
““Do not despair. To be friendless is indeed to be unfortunate; but the hearts of
men, when unprejudiced by any obvious self-interest, are full of brotherly love
and charity. Rely, therefore, on your hopes; and if these friends are good and ...
I continued for the remainder of the day in my hovel in a state of utter and stupid
despair. My protectors had departed, and had broken the only link that held me to
the world. For the first time the feelings of revenge and hatred filled my bosom, ...
The child still struggled, and loaded me with epithets which carried despair to my
heart: I grasped his -- throat to silence him, and in a moment he lay dead at my
feet. : “I gazed on my victim, and my heart swelled with exultation and hellish ...
ish triumph: clapping my hands, I exclaimed, 'I, too, can create desolation ; my
enemy is not impregnable; this death will carry despair to him, and a thousand
other miseries shall torment and destroy him.” “ As I fixed my eyes on the child, I
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My favorite book of all time.User Review - TheRavensLenore - Borders
I am in love with the "monster" portrayed in this book. From his point of view, it's when the coldness of the world changes us for the worse. To think that she wrote this novel at such a young age, it is profound. Read full review
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Oh, This is a beautiful book. How its words flow just right with the story, is just Magnificiant. The story is captivating, not to mention wonderfully depressing.(^^) I really do have high respects ... Read full review