Jane Eyre Questions Chapter 17 Discussion questions
- When Blanche asks Rochester why he doesn’t send Adele to school, he replies, “I could not afford it; schools are so dear” (Chapter 17), yet he is a wealthy man. Why would he respond this way?
- In Chapter 17, what is the significance of the Ingrams’ story about Miss Wilson?
- Describe Blanche Ingram’s ideal husband. 8. Why does Rochester insist on Jane’s presence in the drawing room every evening while the guests are in residence?