Jane Eyre began living with the Reed family after her parents died. None of this family loved her. She often hid in the book room. One day, her cousin hurt her badly. He hit her and she bled. She tried to defend herself and wounded him in return. On this Mrs. Reed locked her in a dark and cold room. She cried all night. She was very scared. The next day the doctor came to examine her. She told him how unhappy she was to live in this family. He decided to take her out of there and send her to a school where she would study.