The Time Of The Butterflies By Julia Alvarez And Frankenstein By Mary Shelley

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Over the course of both books In The Time Of The Butterflies by Julia Alvarez and Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, we come across many monsters, good and bad. Trujillo who was a monster, created a dictator ship of off loneliness and his vengeance for others. The created monster from Frankenstein was a created monster that had a heart but when was rejected by society he turned into an envious monster. Victor Frankenstein was a monster himself because he made a monster without thinking of how the monster would be left alone in society. Minerva from In The Time Of The Butterflies turned into a vengeful monster but with good intentions.
Trujillo could not be mistaken for anything other then a vengeful monster. Normally when people are cruel and take inhumane actions against others, deep down they have emotional or physiological damage. During Trujillo’s reign, he hired someone to rewrite his family’s history so there were probably some events he wanted to be covered up. He was one of eleven kids. Anyone who is one of eleven kids must be lonely at some point in their life. His family was also lower middle class and came from a multi-racial family (his grandmother was Haitian).
Trujillo’s reign was not only monstrous but also insensitive. He took the life of so many without a care. This is a sign of a non-stable mental condition. Taken from Dictionary.com, the definition of a monster is “a person who excites horror by wickedness or cruelty”. Anyone can agree that Trujillo did just…

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