“All men hate the wretched; how, then, must I be hated, who am miserable beyond all living things! Yet you, my creator, detest and spurn me, thy creature, to whom thou art bound by ties only dissoluble by the annihilation of one of us.”

– Mary Shelley

Frankenstein, Chapter 10. The monster to Victor Frankenstein, when he meets him on the mountain peaks. He is reminding Victor of his responsibility as his creator.