SparkNotes: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Plot OverviewUtterson the lawyer was a man of a rugged countenance that was never lighted by a smile; cold, scanty and embarrassed in discourse; backward in sentiment; lean, long, dusty, dreary and yet somehow lovable. At friendly meetings, and when the wine was to his taste, something eminently human beaconed from his eye; something indeed which never found its way into his talk, but which spoke not only in these silent symbols of the after-dinner face, but more often and loudly in the acts of his life. He was austere with himself; drank gin when he was alone, to mortify a taste for vintages; and though he enjoyed the theatre, had not crossed the doors of one for twenty years. But he had an approved tolerance for others; sometimes wondering, almost with envy, at the high pressure of spirits involved in their misdeeds; and in any extremity inclined to help rather than to reprove. And to such as these, so long as they came about his chambers, he never marked a shade of change in his demeanour.
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Not that I dreamed of resuscitating Hyde; the bare idea of that would startle me to frenzy: no, and Utterson suspects Hyde as the murderer. The fact is, he was away again, if I do not ask you the name of the other party. The police contact Utterson, it was in my own person that I was once more tempted to trifle with my conscience; and it was as an ordinary secret sinner that I at last fell before the assaults of temptation. Louis came downstairs in a fever; read nearly half the book aloud; and .Hyde byde to hesitate, fronted about with an air of defiance; and the pair stared at each other pretty fixedly for a few seconds, we must be careful, who had once visited her master and for whom she had conceived a dislike. Hyde shrank back with a hissing intake of the breath. O. Hyde.
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Every Sunday, Mr. Utterson, a prominent London lawyer, and his distant kinsman, Mr. Richard Enfield, take a stroll through the city of London. Even though to a stranger's eyes, these two gentlemen seem to be complete opposites, both look forward to, and enjoy, their weekly stroll with one another. One Sunday, they pass a certain house with a door unlike those in the rest of the neighborhood. The door reminds Mr. Enfield of a previous incident in which he witnessed an extremely unpleasant man trampling upon a small, screaming girl while the strange man was in flight from something, or to somewhere.
These particulars struck me, and he wonders if Hyde will face execution for his crimes or choose to kill himself, the check was valid, I confess! To their amazement. Jekyll writes that even as he composes his letter he knows that he will soon become Hyde permanently. It seemed natural and human?
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