Explain the symbolic signficance of the narrator seeing 'unblinking eyes' everywhere in "The Yellow Wallpaper"?

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The "unblinking eyes" are fixated on her. They see her deteriorate and do nothing about it. They can read her soul and basically are witnessing all that she is going through. The eyes represent her status: A person to be seen and not heard. Someone who is put in a room, deprived of all the things that she needs to make a good recovery but whose condition is so misunderstood by a man-dominated society that all she can do is be literally "caged" by staying in a room...

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