The Destruction Of The Monster In Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

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The simplest persuasion and competition can derive such emotions out of a human being and transfer into characters with similar societal issues as there stands today . In Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, common problems found in today’s society are portrayed through the growth of a monster. In Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, she uses themes of isolation, rejection, and judgement to effectively portray society’s negative impact on individuals. The old saying goes, "never judge a book by it's cover." In the novel "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley, the monster Created by Victor Frankenstein is entirely judged on appearance much rather than his personality .for example on page 102, "I rushed from my hiding place...saved her, and dragged her to shore." the monster clearly shows he has a good side to him due to his saving of the girl, but as the novel proceeds, the man that was with the girl had shot the monster after his "saving" of the girl from the monster. This action is one in many…show more content…
After repetitive cases, the monster has reached the idea that he must put revenge on all species that had been the creator of his shortcomings and left him to be isolated in a world where judgment is crucial on one's growth. ” There was none among the myriads of men that existed who would pity or assist me; and should I feel kindness towards my enemies? No, from that moment I declared everlasting war against….”( In this example, the monster is vividly explaining his feelings towards the situation. Shelley uses the monsters feelings and thoughts to show a feeling of isolation and to claim that due to his rejection and being judged on appearance, he has become the monster everyone sees him as. He indirectly claims that the effects of his evil actions would result in revenge on his creator and all the same species as his
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