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  1. Dec 2019
    1. mummy

      Victor's use of the term mummy is ironic here, since he is not trying to preserve the body parts comprising the Creature so much as trying to reanimate them. The word "mummy" is used once more, in Walton's letter of September 12, where the Captain happens upon the Creature staring at Victor's recently deceased corpse.

  2. Feb 2018
    1. "We don't just have a skeleton," said one of the nodosaur researchers involved. "We have a dinosaur as it would have been."

      No matter now many times I read about this--I still think it's so cool!