"I spent the winter in this manner. The gentle manners and beauty of the cottagers greatly endeared them to me; when they were unhappy, I felt depressed..." (Shelley 93).
"Now is the time! Save and protect me! You and your family are the friends whom I seek!" (Shelley 115).
"My heart beat quick; this was the hour and moment of trial, which would decide my hopes or realize my fears. The servants were gone to a neighboring fair. All was silent in and around the cottageit was an excellent opportunity..." (Shelley 113).
" 'Great God!' exclaimed the old man. 'Who are you?' " (Shelley 115).
"I rushed from my hiding-place and with extreme labor, from the force of the current, saved her and dragged her to shore. [...] I hardly knew why; but when the man saw me draw near, he aimed a gun, which he carried, at my body and fired. I sank to the ground..." (Shelley 121).
" I was troubled; a mist came over my eyes, and I felt a faintness seize me; but I was quickly restored y the cold gale of the mountains, I perceived, as the shape came nearer that it was the wretch whom I had created" (Shelley 80).
" 'Abhorred monster! Friend that thou art! The tortures of hell are too mild a vengeance for thy crimes. Wretched devil! (Shelley 81).
" 'Be calm! I entreat you to hear me before you give vent to your hatred on my devoted head.' "(Shelley 81).