Orphan Heathcliff loves wealthy but unruly Catherine with all of his heart. Catherine marries her genteel neighbor, and Heathcliff disappears. When he comes back, he wins the estate of Wuthering Heights in a series of bets with Catherine's drunken brother, ruins Catherine's marriage, and then runs off with Catherine's sister-in-law. Catherine dies and Heathcliff mourns her, but he kidnaps Catherine's daughter to marry his son. Only when Heathcliff dies can anyone in the two families find happiness again.
Text Type: Classic Fiction
Theme/Topic: Family, Conflict and Challenge
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