"more than my sister, since till death she was to be mine only"
"We will adopt Elizabeth and make her our daughter"
"the beauty of the dream vanished, and breathless horror and disgust filled my heart"
"I was benevolent and good; misery made me a fiend. Make me happy, and I shall again be virtuous"
"Begone! I will not hear you. There can be no community between you and me; we are enemies"
"I consent to your demand and soon I shall deliver into your hands a female who will accompany you in your exile"
"Make me a female companion like me and I will leave and go to the vast wilds of South America"
"I thought with a sensation of madness on my promise of creating another like him, and trembling with passion, tore to pieces the thing on which I was engaged"
"I heard a shrill and dreadful scream. I ran to the room and Elizabeth was there, lifeless and inanimate, thrown across the bed, her head hanging down, and her pale and distorted features half covered by her hair"