This chapter focuses on the rest cure, especially as designed by the nineteenth-century physician Silas Weir Mitchell. Literary example: Charlotte Perkins Gilman's 'The Yellow Wallpaper' and Virginia Woolf's essays and diaries, as well as Charles Darwin's letters.
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