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Shaking my hair from my eyes, I lifted my head and tried to look boldly round the dark room; at this moment a light gleamed on the wall. Was it, I asked myself, a ray from the moon penetrating some aperture in the blind? No; moonlight was still, and this stirred; while I gazed, it glided up to the ceiling and quivered over my head.

I can now conjecture readily that this streak of light was, in all likelihood, a gleam from a lantern carried by some one across the lawn: but then, prepared as my mind was for horror, shaken as my nerves were by agitation, I thought the swift darting beam was a herald of some coming vision from another world.


Jane lets her young imagination get the best of her alone in the red-room.


Jane feels guilty for striking John and thinks that a supernatural force is there to seek revenge.


Jane truly does encounter some sort of supernatural vision.


Jane's fear of being locked in the red-room heightens her sensitivity to light.


Jane's tendency to overthink her surroundings takes over and she adds meaning to a situation with a simple explanation.

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