Frankenstein uses the electricity to give life to his beautiful creation. "With an anxiety that almost amounted to agony, i collected the instruments of life around me, that i might spark of being into the lifeless thing that lay at my feet, (Shelley 42)
Frankenstein realizes his mistake in creating this monstrosity. The monster smiles at him but Frankenstein doesn't share the same feeling.
Victor is completely terrified of his creation. "Unable to endure the aspect of the being I had created, I rushed out of the room and continued a long time traversing my bedchamber, unable to compose my mind to sleep," (Shelley 42).