The Wallpaper Symbol Timeline in The Yellow Wallpaper
The timeline below shows where the symbol The Wallpaper appears in The Yellow Wallpaper. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...on the window to prevent children from falling. She objects only to the room’s yellow wallpaper, which she finds irritating, repellent, and full of contradictions and outrageous angles. (full context)
...describes her as a ‘perfect and enthusiastic housekeeper.’ The narrator’s attention then returns to the wallpaper, in which, when the light is just right, she can see a mysterious figure that... (full context)