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1  Soon after my arrival my father spoke of my immediate marriage with Elizabeth.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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2  Tell me, therefore, whether you object to an immediate solemnization of the marriage.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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3  As the circumstances of his marriage illustrate his character, I cannot refrain from relating them.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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4  If the monster executed his threat, death was inevitable; yet, again, I considered whether my marriage would hasten my fate.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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5  As the period fixed for our marriage drew nearer, whether from cowardice or a prophetic feeling, I felt my heart sink within me.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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6  The pretty Miss Mansfield has already received the congratulatory visits on her approaching marriage with a young Englishman, John Melbourne, Esq.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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7  I will confide this tale of misery and terror to you the day after our marriage shall take place, for, my sweet cousin, there must be perfect confidence between us.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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8  But it is your happiness I desire as well as my own when I declare to you that our marriage would render me eternally miserable unless it were the dictate of your own free choice.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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9  You are younger; yet I do not suppose, possessed as you are of a competent fortune, that an early marriage would at all interfere with any future plans of honour and utility that you may have formed.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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10  The Turk quickly perceived the impression that his daughter had made on the heart of Felix and endeavoured to secure him more entirely in his interests by the promise of her hand in marriage so soon as he should be conveyed to a place of safety.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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11  He had already bought a farm with his money, on which he had designed to pass the remainder of his life; but he bestowed the whole on his rival, together with the remains of his prize-money to purchase stock, and then himself solicited the young woman's father to consent to her marriage with her lover.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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12  During the two years that had elapsed previous to their marriage my father had gradually relinquished all his public functions; and immediately after their union they sought the pleasant climate of Italy, and the change of scene and interest attendant on a tour through that land of wonders, as a restorative for her weakened frame.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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13  Indeed, as the period approached, the threat appeared more as a delusion, not to be regarded as worthy to disturb my peace, while the happiness I hoped for in my marriage wore a greater appearance of certainty as the day fixed for its solemnization drew nearer and I heard it continually spoken of as an occurrence which no accident could possibly prevent.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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