"I saw the dull yellow eye of the creature open..." "His yellow skin... his hair was of a lustrous black... watery eyes..."
"Unable to endure the aspect of the being I had created I rushed out of the room..."
"...I beheld the wretch-the miserable monster whom I created. He held up the curtain of the bed... His jaws opened, and he muttered some inarticulate sounds, while a grin wrinkled his cheeks... one hand was stretched out"
"As it drew nearer I observed that it was the Swiss diligence; it stopped just where I was standing, and on the door being opened, I percieved Henry Clerval..."
"I stepped fearfully in: the apartment was empty"
"It was the commencement of a nervous fever which confined me for several months. During all that time Henry was my only nurse."