Victor Frankenstien

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Victor Frankenstein is a flawed character by alienation. Instead of embracing his family, and allowing them to embrace him in his troubles, he alienates everyone - his father, his friend, Elizabeth, and his creation. He continues to try to run away, and by doing so, he forges the path to his failure. Had he accepted parental responsibility for his creation, the creation would not have sought vengeance. William, Justin, Elizabeth -- all of these characters might have been spared their fate. However, Victor abandons his family at every turn, and suffers for it. Shelley idealizes family in the same way she does nature.
The deprived life could be interpreted as the ignorant life. The more knowledge that a person gains, the more complexity he/she also gains. The more wealth, the more responsibility; Victor is blessed with intelligence and education and wealth - and look what happens to him. After losing his mother he becomes obsessed with the idea of life. While in college a professor, sparks the idea of recreating life. Frankenstein becomes very consumed in the idea of bringing back life. “As he went on I felt as if my soul were grappling with a palpable enemy; one by one the various keys were touched which formed the mechanism of my being; chord after chord was sounded, and soon my mind was filled with one thought, one conception, one purpose.” He felt it was his purpose to go farther than any other scientist had ever gone before him. "A new species would bless me as its creator and source; many happy and excellent natures would owe their being to me. I might in process of time (although I now found it impossible) renew life where death had apparently devoted the body to corruption."
Victor felt success in cheating death would make him god like to his creations. After stitching and piecing together something he felt was great he was ready to test his theory…...

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