How Does Mary Shelley Create Self-Interest In Frankenstein

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In chapters 14-16, Mary Shelley teaches the readers that the monster is very lonely and didn 't have any friends. Satan had his companions, fellow-devils, to admire and encourage him; but i am solitary and abhorred.” The monster yelled and asked his creatour why he created him and him only and asked why Victor made him so ugly looking. “Do not despair. To be friendless is indeed to be unfortunate, but the hearts of men, when unprejudiced by any obvious self-interest, are full of brotherly love and charity. Rely, therefore, on your hopes: and if these friends are good and amiable, do not despair.” (page 95) The old man is saying that it is okay if you don 't have friends. And if they 're really your friends that they will always stand by you
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