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My father was pleased, and Elizabeth overjoyed. “My dear cousin,” said she, “you
see what happiness you diffuse when you are happy; do not relapse again s” The
following morning the rain poured down in torrents, and thick mists hid the ...
Some conversation took place between him and his father; and the young strang!
knelt at the old man's feet, and would have kissed his hand, but he raised her and
embraced her affectionately. “I soon perceived, that although to stranger ...
I heard of the difference of sexes; of the birth and growth of children; how the
father doated on the smiles of the infant, and the lively sallies of the older child;
how all the life and cares of the mother were wrapt up in the precious charge;
how the ...
that he received from this lovely girl, who found means to express her thoughts in
the language of her lover by the aid of an old man, a servant of her father's, who
understood French. She thanked him in the most ardent terms for his intended ...
It was apparent that my conversation had interested the father in my behalf, and I
was a fool in having exposed my person to the horror of his children. I ought to
have familiarized the old De Lacy to me, and by degrees have discovered myself
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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
A Brief review of "Frankenstein"User Review - VendettLia - Borders
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