Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

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Why didn't Heathcliff take his final revenge in Wuthering Heights?

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Heathcliff carefully explains to Nelly Dean why he is not taking his final revenge. Heathcliff says he could exact revenge by separating the young lovers as he and Catherine were cruelly separated. He says nobody could stop him from exacting the revenge he has so carefully planned.

However, he is careful to make clear he is not...

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