Why was she not punished?
Posted by Linda on September 26, 1997 at 09:07:21:
In response to Venting?, written by Mary on September 26, 1997 at 08:12:48
] ] Oh yeh....let me get to my point....Didn't you just love the way JE screamed at Aunt Reed after Mr. Brocklehurst came?
] Yes, but does it make you feel better for long, or, like Jane did, do you eventually feel that you would have done better to have kept quiet? I think that this was an important life lesson for Jane and it helped determine her later conduct.
Of ocurse, she knew that Jane would not be around much longer. Mrs. Reed was a vicious, malicious person, it seems that she would have taken any opportunity to inflict her cruelty.
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