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Frankenstein begins when a young man named captain Walton takes a ship into the Arctic Ocean he's hoping to make important scientific discoveries his ship gets stranded for a few days when a sheet of ice forms all around it to his amazement he and his crew see a gigantic man about eight feet tall driving a dog sled across the ice until it disappears in the distance a little later they see a normal-sized man on another dogsled chasing the first one this man is almost dead from exhaustion and exposure so they take him aboard the man is Victor Frankenstein Walton becomes friends with him and while Frankenstein is recovering he tells Walton his story Frankenstein grew up in Geneva his father had been an important figure in the government and they were well off he grew up with his cousin Elizabeth whom his parents expected him to marry eventually he had a little brother named William he had a best friend named Henry Clerval Frankenstein goes to a famous University in Ingolstadt where he becomes very good at science he figures out scientifically how to bring something to life though he doesn't tell us what the secret is he makes a creature using parts from a graveyard on a rainy night in November he brings it to life but he's so horrified by it that he runs away the next day his friend Clerval arrives at the University to begin his studies but Frankenstein becomes ill and Clerval spends all winter nursing him just as he's getting better at the beginning of spring he gets a letter telling him that his little brother William has been murdered Justine a servant in his house whom everyone always liked has been arrested because William had been carrying a locket that was found on her so Frankenstein heads home just before he gets home he sees the monster from a distance and he knows that the monster killed his brother Frankenstein watches Justine's trial and his cousin Elizabeth testifies that she's too nice to have done this but she's convicted and sentenced to death Frankenstein has to watch her die Frankenstein goes with his family on a sightseeing trip and one day when he goes mountain climbing by himself the monster appears to him and makes him sit down and listen to his story Frankenstein would rather kill him but he listens the monster describes how he came to life completely disoriented he didn't know how to speak or understand language and he had to get used to the feel of his own body and to figure out basic concepts like light and dark heat and cold and hunger and thirst he eventually wandered out into the forest where he could hide and look for berries and nuts the first human he sees is an old man in a hut who runs away in terror because the monster is so hideous he's fascinated by the first village he walks into but the residents are terrified and they drive him off by throwing things at him he finally finds shelter in this little shed built up against the side of a cottage he can look through a crack and observe the people who live there but they don't know he's there these people are called the delay sees a brother and sister named Felix and Agatha and their blind old father who plays the guitar the creature sees how much they love each other and he wants to be like them he starts learning language by listening to them speak French one day an Arabian woman named safee arrives safe he doesn't speak English or know much about European culture so Felix teaches our everything from vocabulary and reading to history and the monster learns along with her he learns to read and write and about good and evil and about the history of human societies in the woods he finds three books Paradise Lost The Sorrows of Young Werther and Plutarch's lives and he reads the papers that were in Frankenstein's dressing-gown which reveal who Frankenstein is where he lives and how he came to make the monster the monster starts to hate Frankenstein for giving him such an awful lonely existence and abandoning him since he's too ugly to make friends with anyone eventually the monster learns the story of these people the delay sees were a rich family in Paris but Felix helped a wealthy Turk escape from prison because he felt sorry for him so the government took the delacey family's money and banished them and they went to live in the cottage the Turk did escape from prison but he abandoned Felix afterward but the Turks daughter safety had fallen in love with Felix so she escaped to come marry him the monster wants to be friends with the delay seized and he decide that if he goes to talk to the old man first the old man will listen because he's blind when the others leave he pretends to be a traveler and speaks to delacey and it's going okay until Felix and Agatha and safety come back the women are horrified and Felix drives the monster off with a stick at first the monster goes out into the woods and decides that he's going to declare war on humans but in the morning he cools down and decides to go back and try again but he finds Felix giving up the lease and he never sees the delay sees again which makes him feel doubly rejected he comes back at night and destroys the cottage then he starts the long walk to Geneva to try to find his creator he gets shot while he's on his way there just because he stops to help a woman who's drowning when he gets to Geneva he grabs this little boy thinking that he can use the boy to learn his way around but when the