Bio Alan D. Niles, S. By stealing fire from the gods and giving it to humans, Prometheus symbolically gave us all the gift of reason, the ability to think for ourselves, and to thereby create things that did not otherwise exist in nature, much like the gods themselves could do.
It is important to keep in mind that the author was raised in a free-thinking household. After years of his lifestyle slowly but steadily deteriorating his morality, he completely lost his sanity and murdered his former good friend, Basil. The demons will be able to return from Hell if they have soulless bodies to possess.
The tale of a being born without a mother, written by a young woman whose own mother died a few days after giving birth to her, it is perhaps most of all an examination of the need for love in order to survive in a harsh and unforgiving world.
The monster retains Waldman's "trace memories" that apparently help him quickly learn to speak and read. Mary Shelley, by drawing upon her own deep knowledge of philosophy, literature, science, and history, and by speculating upon the likely ways in which humans would attempt to reshape the natural world, has given us a work that continues to be relevant.
He finds brief solace beside a remote cottage inhabited by a family of peasants. Please visit stevelillie. A question open to debate. He is, as in the novel, motivated by pain and loneliness.