Jane, orphaned at a young age, is turned out by her aunt. After a gloomy childhood at boarding school, she leaves to find mystery and romance with the dark, strange, Mr. Rochester...
Which Classic Heroine are You?
I reread this classic last August and apart from the lonely, dark childhood and the fiancee's-first-wife-hidden-in-the-attic thing, I did feel a certain connection with this character. Perhaps I have more in common with author, Charlotte Bronte, who came from a happy home, had several sisters, and they all loved to write.