Madness is a theme that many can be viewed differently by different authors as it shown in the book Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte; in this fiction book, madness is shown to be catalyzed by braveness of the characters. The madness of Bertha and that of Jane is compared all through the book with the metaphor of fire applied all through.
Although madness is not just the literal madness in this fiction book,Charlotte has tried to show clear occurrences of it throughout her work. This fiction book is about the story of Jane Eyre who is mistreated by the aunt who she has been entrusted to take care of her after her parents’ death. The story further shows us several life stages of Jane from her childhood, to a teacher and finally to a married woman.