Themes and Colors Key LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in Dracula, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. Life, Death, and the Un-Dead. Illness, Madness, and Confinement. Christianity, Science, and the Occult .
Writing, Journaling, and Messaging. Chapter 3 of Bram Stoker's Dracula establishes the novel as one of horror. Previous chapter: 2. Romantic Love, Seduction, and Sexual Purity. Chapter 4. Dracula: Chapter 3 Summary & Analysis Next. In it, Jonathan Harker realizes that he is a prisoner of the Count. I rushed up and down the stairs, trying every door and peering out of every window I could find, but after a little the conviction of my helplessness overpowered all other feelings.
CHAPTER 3 Jonathan Harker's Journal Continued When I found that I was a prisoner a sort of wild feeling came over me.