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Aga. tha asked a question; to which the stran. ger only replied by pronouncing, in
a sweet accent, the name of Felix. Her voice was musical, but unlike that of either
of my friends. On hearing this word, Felix came 70 FRANKENSTEIN ; or,
She played a simple air, and her voice accompanied it in sweet accents, but
unlike the wondrous strain of the stranger. The old man appeared enraptured,
and said some words, which Agatha endeavoured to explain to Safie, and by
which he ...
the green banks interspersed with innumerable flowers, sweet to the scent and
the eyes, stars of pale radiance among the moonlight woods; the sun became
warmer, the nights clear and balmy; and my nocturnal rambles were an extreme ...
The more I saw of them, the greater became my desire to claim their protection
and kindness; my heart yearned to be known and loved by these amiable
creatures: to see their sweet looks turned towards me with affection, was the
utmost limit ...
When his children had departed, he took up his guitar, and played several
mournful, but sweet airs, more sweet and mournful than I had ever heard him
play before. At first his countenance was illuminated with pleasure, but, as he
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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