The Bloody Chamber Quotes

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: Imogen
  • Created on: 05-06-14 17:19
'He laughs with glee as he beggars himself.'
The Tiger's Bride
1 of 15
'Of her apparel she retains only her sonorous jewellery'
The Bloody Chamber
2 of 15
'the wolf let out a gulp, almost a sob.'
The Werewolf
3 of 15
'an inbred, highly strung girl child.'
The Lady of the House of Love
4 of 15
'Miss Lamb, spotless, sacrificial.'
The Courtship of Mr Lyon
5 of 15
'He is a carnival figure made of paper mache and crepe hairs.'
The Tiger's Bride
6 of 15
'pelted her with stones until she fell down dead.'
The Werewolf
7 of 15
'his beautiful two-wheeled symbol of rationality'
The Lady of the House of Love
8 of 15
'the lacquer of invincible prettiness that characterises certain pampered, exquisite, expensive cats.'
The Courtship of Mr Lyon
9 of 15
'it crashed to with a juddering reverberation like the door of hell.'
The Bloody Chamber
10 of 15
'his deathly composure shatter like a porcelain vase flung against a wall.'
The Bloody Chamber
11 of 15
'the Devil they glimpse often in graveyards.'
The Werewolf
12 of 15
'a girl with the fragility of the skeleton of a moth.'
The Lady of the House of Love
13 of 15
'when I first descended into that private slaughterhouse of his.'
The Bloody Chamber
14 of 15
'thrust his virile member into the dead girl.'
The Snow Child
15 of 15

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

The Bloody Chamber

Back

'Of her apparel she retains only her sonorous jewellery'

Card 3

Front

The Werewolf

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

The Lady of the House of Love

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

The Courtship of Mr Lyon

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar English Literature resources:

See all English Literature resources »See all The Bloody Chamber resources »