Jane Eyre

  • Jane Eyre

  • Jane Eyre

    This is my story.

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  • As a child I was left an orphan in the care of my motherโ€™s brother.

  • All was well until he died.

  • He left a widow and three children who had room in their house, but not in their hearts, for me.

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    It was a rainy winter day at Gateshead Hall.

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  • My cousins Eliza, John, and Georgiana gathered around their mother in the drawing room.

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    John

    โ€œSee, Mama?

  • He can sit up!โ€

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    Mrs. Reed

    โ€œYes, dear.โ€

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    I was not allowed to join them.

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    Mrs. Reed

    โ€œNo, Jane...not until you can do what youโ€™re told!โ€

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    Jane Eyre

    โ€œWhat does Bessie say I have done?โ€

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    Mrs. Reed

    โ€œYou see!

  • Always questioning your elders!

  • Be seated somewhere, and remain silent until you can speak nicely.โ€