Wide Sargasso Sea

Album: In Your Dreams (2011)
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  • Wide Sargasso Sea is a novel written by Jean Rhys as a prequel to Charlotte Brontë's famous 1847 novel Jane Eyre, and tells the story of the first Mrs. Rochester. Nicks wrote this song, inspired by a film adaptation, which she told The Ventura County Star was " a crazy movie" that she loved.

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