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deed
used in Frankenstein

7 uses
  • He," he continued, pointing to the corpse, "he suffered not in the consummation of the deed.
    Chapter 24 (82% in)
  • This picture is gone, and was doubtless the temptation which urged the murderer to the deed.
    Chapter 7 (15% in)
  • I considered the being whom I had cast among mankind, and endowed with the will and power to effect purposes of horror, such as the deed which he had now done, nearly in the light of my own vampire, my own spirit let loose from the grave, and forced to destroy all that was dear to me.
    Chapter 7 (60% in)
  • Sleep fled from my eyes; I wandered like an evil spirit, for I had committed deeds of mischief beyond description horrible, and more, much more (I persuaded myself) was yet behind.
    Chapter 9 (4% in)
  • I, not in deed, but in effect, was the true murderer.
    Chapter 9 (58% in)
  • But to me the remembrance of the threat returned; nor can you wonder that, omnipotent as the fiend had yet been in his deeds of blood, I should almost regard him as invincible, and that when he had pronounced the words "I SHALL BE WITH YOU ON YOUR WEDDING-NIGHT," I should regard the threatened fate as unavoidable.
    Chapter 22 (67% in)
  • I look on the hands which executed the deed; I think on the heart in which the imagination of it was conceived and long for the moment when these hands will meet my eyes, when that imagination will haunt my thoughts no more.
    Chapter 24 (94% in)

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