Mary Shelley Quote

I collected the instruments of life around me, that I might infuse a spark of being into the lifeless thing that lay at my feet. It was already one in the morning; the rain pattered dismally against the panes, and my candle was nearly burnt out, when, by the glimmer of the half-extinguished light, I saw the dull yellow eye of the creature open; it breathed hard, and a convulsive motion agitated its limbs...


CliffsComplete Frankenstein (ed. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2004) - ISBN: 9780544179110

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I collected the instruments of life around me, that I might infuse a spark of being into the lifeless thing that lay at my feet. It was already one...

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I collected the instruments of life around me, that I might infuse a spark of being into the lifeless thing that lay at my feet. It was already one...

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I collected the instruments of life around me, that I might infuse a spark of being into the lifeless thing that lay at my feet. It was already one...

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I collected the instruments of life around me, that I might infuse a spark of being into the lifeless thing that lay at my feet. It was already one...