Wuthering Heights Author:Emily Bronte The dark, wild, gypsy orphan Heathcliff loved only one person on earth-beautiful, willful Cathy Earnshaw. but Cathy's brother, Hindley- the cruel, drunken master of Wuthering Heights- hated and abused the orphan; their rich neighbors at Thrushcross Heights, Edgar Linton and Isabella Linton, reviled the boy. They all conspired to force Heathcliff... more » and cathy apart, first as playmates, then as lovers, and at last to drive Heathcliff away.
Years passed. heathcliff returned a rich man- and found Cathy had married Edgar. Like a sullen demon, the gypsy vowed to rule Wuthering Heights and the Grange, to plague his tormentors, to relentlessly hound and ruin the Earnshaws, the Lintons, even their children- until he won back the woamn he loved.