Frankenstein And Personal Life In Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

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Mary Shelley relates the novel “Frankenstein” with her own personal life. All these events that occurred to her during her lifetime inspired her to write her novel. Like the hardships she had to endure.To the many people that encouraged her to keep writing. When Mary, her husband, and Lord Byron were gathered together telling ghost stories. They decided to make up their own ghost stories. Mary didn't have any ideas, then when hearing a conversation about electricity she had a dream and came up with the idea of creating a story that included a hideous monster. During those times they believed that electricity could give life to a dead body, which was known as Galvanism. The notion of being able to instill life in an assemblage of human parts where it proved impossible in a whole cadaver.…show more content…
“Delighted and surprised, I embraced her, but as I imprinted the first kiss on her lips, they became livid with the hue of death; her features appeared to change, and I thought that I held the corpse of my dead mother in my arms; a shroud enveloped her form, and I saw the grave- worms crawling in the folds of the flannel”(Shelley
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