What happens to Bertha Mason in Jane Eyre?

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Bertha Mason, who is really Bertha Rochester (Mr. Rochester's legal wife), has gone insane and been locked up by her husband in the attic of the house. Although a number of strange things have happened during Jane's stay at Thornfield Hall , Bertha's existence is only confirmed for her when Bertha's brother...

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