Recent speculation around Jane Austen’s death… was she poisoned…?
Turns out it might just be arsenic that was often prescribed as medicine back then, but there is a certain complexity layered into this mystery. This complexity of this mystery is slightly reminiscent of the intricacies of Emma’s society, no? The convoluted web of family and friends Emma lives around seems almost a miniature representation of the general complexity of their 1800s society. Plus, this is just a cool article.
Chill out- Celine