Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde Research Paper

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The concept of keeping something hidden creates lies which results in the contradiction of reality. Dr. Jekyll created a false charisma as he hid his dark side within the identity of Mr. Hyde. The secret continued to make Dr. Jekyll look like a better person than he really was which deceived the town into thinking that he was always innocent in the several murderous situations that had occurred in the novella. Mr. Utterson— lawyer and long time friend of Jekyll’s— was a victim of Jekyll’s trick as Utterson thought to himself, “This Master Hyde, if he were studied, must have secrets of his own: black secrets, by the look of him; secrets compared to which poor Jekyll’s worst would be like sunshine” (11). If the truth would have been known the
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