Distraught over Heathcliff's departure, Catherine makes herself ill. Critics have discussed how far her actions as an apparent bystander affect the other characters and how much her narrative can be relied on. Heathcliff now controls both Wuthering Heights and Thrushcross Grange. As he gets ready to leave, he passes the graves of Catherine, Edgar, and Heathcliff and pauses to contemplate the quiet of the moors.
Nelly narrates the main plot line of Wuthering Heights. Nelly, I see now you think me a selfish wretch; but did it never strike you that if Heathcliff and I married, we should be beggars. What were the use of my creation, if I were entirely contained here. Earnshaw sends Hindley away to college.
Catherine confesses to Nelly that Edgar has proposed marriage and she has accepted, although her love for Edgar is not comparable to her love for Heathcliff, whom she cannot marry because of his low social status and lack of education. The following year, Frances Earnshaw gives birth to a son, named Haretonbut she dies a few months later.
Earnshaw, who lived with his son Hindley and younger daughter Catherine. Family relationships map[ edit ] Timeline[ edit ] I did it with my back to the camera.
Heathcliff has been considered a Byronic herobut critics have pointed out that he reinvents himself at various points, making his character hard to fit into any single type. He marries Cathy Linton because his father, who terrifies him, directs him to do so, and soon after dies from a wasting illness associated with tuberculosis.
Heathcliff, who seems to be a gentleman, but his manners are uncouth; the reserved mistress of the house, who is in her mid-teens; and a young man, who seems to be a member of the family, yet dresses and speaks as if he is a servant.
She had been ill for some time, but now her breathing became difficult, and she suffered great pain. In order to exact his revenge, Heathcliff must wait 17 years.
Heathcliff overhears her say that it would "degrade" her to marry him but not how much she loves himand he runs away and disappears without a trace.
Edgar learns that his sister Isabella is dying, so he leaves to retrieve her son Linton in order to adopt and educate him. Three years later Earnshaw dies, and Hindley becomes the landowner; he is now master of Wuthering Heights.
Every Linton on the face of the earth might melt into nothing before I could consent to forsake Heathcliff. Heathcliff vows revenge and does not care who he hurts while executing it.
Isabella is seen only in relation to other characters, although some insight into her thoughts and feelings is provided by the chapter, a long letter to Ellen, detailing her arrival at Wuthering Heights after her marriage to Heathcliff.
In appearance he reminds Heathcliff of his aunt, Catherine. While their friendship develops, Heathcliff begins to act strangely and has visions of Catherine.
The others were the satisfaction of my whims: He favours his adopted son, Heathcliff, which causes trouble in the family. Heathcliff, in contrast, teaches him vulgarities, as a way of avenging himself on Hindley.
Look at little Hareton. Time passes and, after being ill for a period, Lockwood grows tired of the moors and informs Heathcliff that he will be leaving Thrushcross Grange.
It is distinguished from other novels of the period by its dramatic and poetic presentation, its abstention from all comment by the author, and its unusual structure.
Earnshaw, who lived with his son Hindley and younger daughter Catherine.
My companion, sitting on the ground, was prevented by the back of the settle from remarking his presence or departure; but I started, and bade her hush.
Two more years pass, and Catherine and Edgar Linton become friends, while she becomes more distant from Heathcliff. He and Catherine grow close and their love is the central theme of the first volume.
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