Get help with any kind of project - from a high school essay to a PhD dissertation
In Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte utilizes the existence of light to create a differentiation between the feelings displayed that are intended by nature and also the sentiments that are displayed as a pretense to cover true emotions. Light that happens in the environment, sun and firelight, glow when the emotions which are being exhibited are what nature planned. True emotions cannot be changed or directed as the light from Nature is outside human control. Whereas when artificial light, generated by gasoline, is present that the sentiments shown are those against the urges of nature and much more according to the dictates of society at the moment. Many of the chief events that occur inside the two houses reflect the distinction between simulated emotions and artificial lighting, and true light and heart-felt sentiments. Within Thrushcross Grange, a symbol of success from the society of the afternoon, the magnificent gas candelabra bathes the house from man-made light. In Wuthering Heights, a less lavish house, home is entirely lit by natural fire. It's in Wuthering Heights that Catherine is able to profess her love for Heathcliff. That is juxtaposed to if Catherine is staying at Thrushcross Grange and shows an imitation of love for Edgar that is not sincere. Catherine is not the only character whose real emotions are revealed in the presence of pure lighting. Nelly also reveals an emotion that she feels but cannot publicly display. Emotions which come from the heart have been revealed when the lig...