Frankenstein

by: Mary Shelley

Chapters 13-14

1
My days were spent in close attention, that I might more speedily master the language; and I may boast that I improved more rapidly than the Arabian, who understood very little.
2
Was I, then, a monster, a blot upon the earth, from which all men fled and whom all men disowned?
3
The injustice of his sentence was very flagrant; all Paris was indignant; and it was judged that his religion and wealth rather than the crime alleged against him had been the cause of his condemnation.