first person narrator | first person narrator
I have been away a little while; an immediate family member has been diagnosed with an advanced form of cancer--in a few different areas. This is bad enough, but there's also a major deadline at work: tons of things due this coming week. Of course. So what does one do when faced with all this? ...
Speculations about Mr. D'Arcy, Mr Rochester, Jane Austen, and Charlotte. And a question about the first-person narrator.
I just saw a movie of Jane Eyre, and Mr. Rochester is morereal than Mr. Darcy. “Deeply flawed” as people would say, and willing to be abigamist so he can marry Jane. Eventually, he does--but not without tumultuous events. I remember visiting the manse on the heath where Charlotte Bronte lived as a...