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Victor's description of Elizabeth's body on the bed.

She was there, lifeless and inanimate, thrown across the bed, her head handing down and her pale and distorted features half covered by her hair. Everywhere I turn I see the same figure -- her floodless arms and relaxed form flung by the murderer on it bridal bier.

This description best emphasizes


the tragic nature of Elizabeth's death.


Shelly's use of pathetic fallacy.


the great love he has for Elizabeth.


Victor's romantic ideals.


the tranquility of the death scene after the creature's departure.

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