After you have read Nelly’s narrative about the childhood of the Earnshaw children and that of Heahcliff’s first encounter with the Earnshaws, answer the following questions.
- How does this chapter foreshadow the character development of Heathcliff?
- What kind of hostile behavior Hindley Earnshaw might adopt towards Heathcliff when they enter adolescence?
- Do you see the development of Catherine and Heathcliff in the similar respective courses? How?