English Literature: The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Quotes…
English Literature: The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Quotes relating to Hyde's ugly appearance:
“The smile was struck out of his face and succeeded by an expression of abject terror"
Presentation of Hyde
Does not fit in with the rest of society
Physical manifestation of the pre-human animal
Shocking for Victorian society (very concerned with appearances)
Hell and agony quotes
" Chief of sinners "
" Tortured with throes and longings
" Brute that slept" within
State of " suffering "
Quotes Presenting Hyde as a Primitive/Non-Human Being:
“A dismal screech, as of mere animal terror, rang from the cabinet”
“Snarled aloud into a savage laugh”
“Clubbed him to the earth…with ape-like fury”
“Satan’s signature upon a face”
“That masked thing like a monkey jumped from among the chemicals”