The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

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What are some quotes about fog from "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"?

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Fog is an important recurring motif in the novel and often represents Mr. Utterson's sense of fog or confusion as he tries to get to the bottom of the mystery of Mr. Hyde and Dr. Jekyll's relationship to him.

Mr. Utterson feels determined to get to bottom of his old friend Dr. Jekyll's inexplicable link to the evil Mr. Hyde, who Jekyll has made his heir. We learn that Utterson is determined to find him, even if it means fighting through fog:

Mr. Utterson began to haunt the door in the by-street of shops. In the morning before office hours, at noon when business was plenty and time scarce, at night under the face of the fogged city moon ...

Later, when a maid recounts seeing Mr. Hyde...

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