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by Charlotte Brontë

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Why does Jane Eyre dream of the red room again in Chapter 27 again?

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The Red Room is a sad memory from Jane’s childhood.  It is symbolic of anger and pain.  It was Jane’s original prison.  When she finds out that Rochester cannot marry her because he is still married to his insane first wife, she feels trapped by social convention and circumstance.

That night I never thought to sleep; but a slumber fell on me as...

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