But the one thing that lifts his mood is being surrounded by nature I believe

But the one thing that lifts his mood is being

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and rather depressed. But the one thing that lifts his mood is being surrounded by nature. I believe the author describes it in this way so readers can understand the significance and importance of nature to not only the authors of the romantic period, but to people in general. And how nature, in a way, can help heal those who are hurt. Characterization "Natural philosophy is the genius that has regulated my fate; I desire therefore in this narration, to state those facts that led to my predictions for that science.” (Shelley. 24) This quote is very significant in the fact that it shows that Victor’s intelligence and curiousness, his need for knowledge, is what led him to the creation of the monster. He went from a love of science to something much deeper, a love of something very unordinary and dangerous. The passage is Victor reminiscing on his childhood, it is not a sad nor happy mood, but rather just thinking back – thinking back onto what caused his abnormal love. Setting
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Morning, dismal and wet, at length dawned, and discovered to my sleepless and aching eyes
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