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Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley1818

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2017-07-05

Refuge

'"The desert mountains and dreary glaciers are my refuge. I have wandered here many days; the caves of ice, which I only do not fear, are a dwelling to me, and the only one which man does not grudge. These bleak skies I hail, for they are kinder to me than your fellow beings. If the multitude of mankind knew of my existence, they would do as you do, and arm themselves for my destruction." - Frankenstein,
or the Modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley