In Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, what do Victor and the monster talk about?

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Dr. Frankenstein and his monster discuss several different things after his creation. The monster comes to life loquacious and intelligent, and so he is able to converse well in spite of the fact that he was just created.

One of the first things that the two discuss is Victor’s disgust at the monster he created. Victor assumed his creation would be beautiful and a much more impressive feat, but the monster is heinous and questions his existence, which frustrates Victor, thinking it was a failure even though he was able to manufacture life from nothing.

Victor eventually curses the monster and wishes him dead. He does this several times, hating the murderous creature he designed. His monster believes him to be a hypocrite since he created this beast. In the end, Victor demands the monster to leave him, but he ends up listening to the tale his creation begs him to hear.

Victor and the creature meet again in Switzerland, after the creature has already killed William , Victor’s younger brother....

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