"Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde" By R.L Stevenson.

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In the novel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, by R. L Stevenson, a story ofmischief and selfishness occurs. It's like this, there is a man called Dr. Jekyllhe doesn't like who he is so one day he thinks of a potion that makes his goodpart split away from his bad part. That is when Mr. Hyde comes into thepicture, he is the bad part of Dr. Jekyll. Mr. Hyde likes to party have a goodtime and cares less about others, but Dr. Jekyll is a caring Doctor whomeverybody adores and loves. Mr. Hyde gets himself into a lot of trouble inthis story for example he gets a man killed and pushes down little girls for funMr. Utterson, a lawyer and a friend of Dr. Jekyll's, finds something peculiarabout Dr. Jekyll and decides to keep a close watch on him.One day the potion stops working for Dr. Jekyll and he can't turn backinto himself , he stays in the body of Mr. Hyde, the dreadful, ugly, littlemidget whom nobody likes. He decides to hide in his study upstairs and tellshis servants that he is really sick and contagious and tells them to stay awayfrom the study where hopefully nobody will see him. The only source ofcommunication is the notes he writes to his servants.One day Mr. Utterson and the servant break down the door of thestudy to find out if it really is Dr. Jekyll in that room. To their surprise it isMr. Hyde with a bottle of poison. He had committed suicide before they hada chance to break down the door to the study.The book ends when Mr. Utterson reads a letter which says 'only to beread when Dr. Jekyll is deceased' When he opened it, it had a preciseexplanation of who Mr. Hyde really was and how everything happened.R L Stevenson's novel is amazing. The reason being is the explanationshe uses like 'the dreadful face of Hyde put shivers down my spine'.Stevenson really gave me a mental picture of a beast and how Mr. Uttersonmust have felt the first time he saw Mr. Hyde.This novel really reminds me of the time when I was playing a game onmy computer with all these monsters and images of death and hatred. Iremember it...

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