The Bell Jar Symbol Timeline in The Bell Jar
The timeline below shows where the symbol The Bell Jar appears in The Bell Jar. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...Esther agrees, as Dr. Nolan had promised: pain free. Esther feels “surprisingly at peace. The bell jar hung, suspended, a few feet above my head.” Dr. Nolan assures Esther all the treatments... (full context)
...“calm, snow-maiden face behind which so little, bad or good, could happen.” Esther wonders if the bell jar will descend on her again on the future. She worries, too, who she will marry... (full context)