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Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Chapter 3

By Robert Louis Stevenson

Chapter 3

  • Two weeks later, Dr. Jekyll gives a dinner party for five or six old men.
  • Mr. Utterson is the guest who deliberately stays later than everyone else.
  • He asks about Mr. Hyde and the strange will.
  • Dr. Jekyll begs Mr. Utterson to let the issue drop, saying that he’s taken an interest in Mr. Hyde.
  • And that’s that. It’s all very mysterious.