Frankenstein Chapter 2 Important Quotes

‘deeply smitten with the thirst for knowledge’ Victor’s desire for more knowledge and info
‘It was the secrets of heaven and earth that I desired to learn’ Victor – suggestion that he aims to imitate God, obtain god-like powers’
‘Elizabeth … her smile, her soft voice, the sweet glance of her celestial eyes, were ever there to bless and animate us’ Victor about Elizabeth – describing her ‘heavenly’ features, but conveys idea of female subservience
The world was to me a secret which I desired to divine. Curiosity, earnest research to learn the hidden laws of nature, gladness akin to rapture, as they were unfolded to me, are among the earliest sensations I can remember. Victor recounts his fervent love for science

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