What does the color yellow symbolize in 'Fever 1793'?
The Fever that broke out in 1793 was the 'yellow fever'. It was called such because many of the people who contracted the fever eyes would turn yellow. victims skin would also yellow as the liver would begin to shut down. a condition known as jaundice.
*The fever that broke out in 1793 was the ''yellow fever.It was called such because-many of the people who contracted the fever eyes would turn yellow. *Yellow fever is a viral infection, it causes a chills, soaring fever, intense headache, black vomiting,jaudice of the eyes &skin,delirium,swelling the tongue and it turns purple,death.many times the fever would rage so high it would almost cook the organs.