Mason and christophine attended o thoughts of her

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Only she, Mr. Mason, and Christophine attended o Thoughts of her mother merge with fragments of her nightmare o Doesn’t know and didn’t ask how she died o Prayed but the words fell to the ground meaning nothing In the convent, patriarchy and racial hatred cannot harm Antoinette Finally finds peace Mr. Mason, world of males, disrupts her peace Mr. Mason sees Antoinette as a an opportunity to do business with other white gentlemen ° Part two Rochester’s point of view Amelie o Half-caste servant o Says she is sly, spiteful, malignant, just like everything is where they are staying Massacre o Name of the village they’re staying in o Leave Spanish Town and spend honey moon at Windward Islands Staying at a small estate that had belonged to Antoinette’s mother Married a month after he arrive in Jamaica Questions his hasty decision to marry a woman about whom he knows nothing Waiting under a mango tree to take shelter when caught in a downpour Wild place—not civilized; is questioned why he comes here (Young Bull)
o The other boy doesn’t know how old he is o The people of the place are not civilized; don’t think about things, like their actual age o Somber place Caroline o Antoinette recognizes her o Block woman that invites them to her house o Rochester refuses Granbois o Antoinette’s family estate Rochester not comfortable in the tropical climate o Everything is too much—too lush, too green, too fragrant o Feels awkward with Antoinette saying she is a stranger 30,000 pounds received from the marriage o allows Rochester to be independent of his father and older brother in England and saves him from financial disgrace o money paid to him without question or condition o Sold his soul House is awkward and run-down Antoinette greets all of the servants with warmth and enthusiasm o Christophine is one of the servants Rochester feels her distrust o Baptiste: a dignified man
o Hilda: Baptiste’s giggling daughter Finds refuge in private dressing room that formerly belonged to Mr. Mason Marriage transaction Antoinette says that this is her place and everything is on their side o Used to sleep with a piece of wood by her side so she could defend herself if attacked; that’s how afraid she used to be Mr. Mason didn’t like this house either Thinking of bolting the door leading to Antoinette’s room Richard Mason: son of Mr. Mason her stepfather; Antoinette’s brother Fraser’s o Friends of the Masons o Mr. Fraser is an Englishman; retired magistrate Rochester’s feelings explained by his own suffering, confusion, and feelings of alienation Moving away from the more colonial and civilized areas o the Caribbean to a more remote pristine are of the West Indies o Nature dominates human affairs and views Rochester’s privileges as a white Englishman diminishes o Becomes an alien outsides outnumbered by a community that is indifferent and hostile o

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