Study Guide

The Woman in White Part 1, Section 1, Chapter 5

By Wilkie Collins

Part 1, Section 1, Chapter 5

  • Walter freaks out after hearing that the lady he just helped has escaped from an asylum.
  • He goes home and worries about everything.
  • The lady seemed odd, but also nice and harmless.
  • Walter can't decide if he did the right thing or not by helping her.
  • He finally falls into a fitful sleep.