Theme Of Failure In Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

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In Mary Shelley 's gothic romance novel, Frankenstein, a scientist’s intense desire to bring the dead back to life results in many failures that includes Dr. Frankenstein’s inclination to be a poor father figure, educating his creation, misunderstandment of beauty, and finally, his rejection of the monster. These shortcomings finally result in the creature’s murderous rampage.
Victor Frankenstein introduces many failures in his experiment, that put his family and his life in risk of danger. The hideous creature executes many horrendous actions and murderous crimes directed at society. The lack of knowledge that was ingrained in this experimentation led to the monster’s deep and desired hatred for humanity.Victor’s monster explains his case
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Not only has he failed to listen to the laws of life, but has destroyed the traditional ceremony of one’s peaceful death. God’s traditional plan for humans was from the moment of conception to death, once someone is born they must follow the path of life and die from a natural death where they will be buried, not experimented on for scientific uses. In chapter five, when the creature comes to life, Victor’s immediate reaction is disgust, worry, and a quick realization that he had committed a deadly sin and soon a large problem would arise that would place his entire family and community at risk. The deeper Victor researched into philosophy and other majors at Ingolstadt the more that Mary Shelley introduces the dark and corrupted side of this character 's failure. This major failure when creating the monster from the dead violated religious laws and all of these “luxuries [that] only formed a more horrid contrast with his watery eyes, that seemed almost of the same colour as the dun-white sockets win which they were set, his shrivelled complexion and straight black lips. (Shelley

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