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  • There's no word on whether either will be served at William and Kate's breakfast reception or wedding-night dinner.

    Bananas for Prince William

  • I go; but remember, I shall be with you on your wedding-night.

    Chapter 20

  • But to me the remembrance of the threat returned: nor can you wonder, that, omnipotent as the fiend had yet been in his deeds of blood, I should almost regard him as invincible; and that when he had pronounced the words, "I shall be with you on your wedding-night," I should regard the threatened fate as unavoidable.

    Chapter 22

  • And then I thought again of his words — "I will be with you on your wedding-night."

    Chapter 20

  • He had vowed to be with me on my wedding-night, yet he did not consider that threat as binding him to peace in the mean time; for, as if to show me that he was not yet satiated with blood, he had murdered

    Chapter 22

  • He had vowed to be with me on my wedding-night, yet he did not consider that threat as binding him to peace in the mean time; for, as if to shew me that he was not yet satiated with blood, he had murdered

    Chapter 5

  • This letter revived in my memory what I had before forgotten, the threat of the fiend — "I will be with you on your wedding-night!"

    Chapter 5

  • Upon seeing this, the Creature, who has followed him across Europe, vows vengeance: "I shall be with you on your wedding-night."

    Plot Summary

  • Vowing, "I shall be with you on your wedding-night" (III: 3: 15), the Creature rushes away.

    The Creature

  • Myself, I think they're damned cunning, the Apaches; you may know that in Turkey at wedding feasts they have a plump and voluptuous female who writhes about half-naked in front of the groom to put him in trim for the wedding-night; it's my belief that the Mimbreno are far subtler than that.

    Isabelle

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