“I can live alone, if self-respect, and circumstances require me so to do. I need not sell my soul to buy bliss. I have an inward treasure born with me, which can keep me alive if all extraneous delights should be withheld, or offered only at a price I cannot afford to give.”
She was, obviously, ahead of her time but she was also Moon-Saturn in Aquarius trine Mars in Gemini…And this quote makes me think of that. Here is her chart, what do you think? FYI she began work on Jane Eyre with her Saturn Return, ON that Moon-Saturn conjunction, obviously.
And the capacity to be happily alone, to spend pleasurable time with yourself (or not, lol) is very much the Moon. So Moon in Aqua is sensational at it, for example. For Moon-Saturn it would be a point of pride, if not also something developed by necessity.
Thoughts? Actually, yes, let’s do this – not just your thoughts on Ms Bronte (I think she would have appreciated the opportunity to be Ms and not just a Miss or a Mrs) but your ideas on YOUR Moon sign and how it relates to whether you can or can not stand your own company.