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“I will pioneer a new way, explore unknown powers and unfold to the world the deepest mysteries of creation” What have Frankenstein’s studies created and destroyed so far?

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"I will pioneer a new way, explore unknown powers and unfold to the world the deepest mysteries of creation" What have Frankenstein's studies created and destroyed so far? By the end of Volume one Frankenstein's studies and education had advanced so that he locked himself away and became obsessed with his latest creation "it became a thing such as even Dante could not have conceived" and his obsession grew to destroy things; for example, Frankenstein was able to destroy the laws and the miracle of creation and play God by creating a human-like being - the monster. This is the most obvious creation "the miserable monster whom I had created." Another thing that was created as a result of Frankenstein's creation was the growth of his relationship with his "closest friend" who "called forth the better feelings of his heart" Clerval. This was also through Victor's creation as Clerval came to nurse Frankenstein when he displayed insane tendencies as a result of his creation, Frankenstein destroyed his mind when he created the ...read more.


however, he nursed Frankenstein back to normal "This whole winter, instead of being spent in study, as you promised yourself, has been consumed in my sick room" The fact that Clerval was willing to sacrifice this for his friend shows the relationship they already had, however, throughout the time they spent together and all of the time Clerval spent nursing Frankenstein, created a better and stronger relationship, in which Frankenstein knew that he had a true friend. The creations and destructions were not always a direct result of the monster; but Frankenstein's creation did, however, destroy two lives of members of his family, who he cared about, William and Justine. Frankenstein heard about William's death through a letter from his Father "William is dead!" "Victor, he is murdered!" he was found "stretched on the grass livid and motionless: the print of the murderer's finger was on his neck" Of course this was a result of Frankenstein's creation as the monster had murdered his brother "humanity, instantly informed me that it was the wretch, the filthy daemon to whom I had given life. ...read more.


At this point we can tell that Victor felt worse, he tells us that "Anguish and despair had penetrated into the core of my heart; I bore a hell within me which nothing could extinguish" Elizabeth battled for Justine's life, trying to prove her innocence, giving a character reference but "on the morrow Justine died" Justine had been innocent and Frankenstein knew this so as a result of his creation, yet another innocent life had been destroyed. Indirectly, Frankenstein's creation destroyed Elizabeth's life as well, her father tells us the state she was in after Williams death "She weeps continually and accuses herself unjustly as the cause of his death" he then says "her words pierce my heart" here we can see the destruction of Elizabeth, resulting in the destruction of the family because Elizabeth is part of the back-bone of the family. This all stems from Frankenstein's creation, so in conclusion, as a result of Frankenstein's creations he destroyed not only his own life but also the people he cared for most in the world. ?? ?? ?? ?? Natasha Brown ...read more.

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