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all bounds of moderation

Although Victor had earlier moralized against letting the pursuit of knowledge run away with one's sober judgment (1.3.8), here he portrays himself as indulging his hatred with the kind of impulsiveness and lack of restraint he had displayed in Ingolstadt. It is clear that what Alphonse Frankenstein had termed "immoderate grief" three paragraphs earlier (2.1.1) is not Victor's problem.