The Question and Answer section for Frankenstein is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
During the day the mountains as pristine and comforting. At night he feels they are dark and gloomy: there is a sense of foreboding and evil.
I believe you are referring to Mary Shelley and the writing of Frankenstein. Lord Byron and her soon to be husband Percy Shelley were on a vacation Geneva, Switzerland. The weather was cold and dark. They began telling ghost stories to each othe...
I think that Elizabeth is a reliable character. She is portrayed as as angelically good and nurturing. There is no indication that she would be less than honest.