With all the characters having entered into a finely balanced web of misunderstandings, schemings and rompings, Tom is now faced with a sinful lowness of fortune. This final episode resolves all in a torrent of uncovered truths and happy endings.
Did You Know?
Tom Jones is brought before Judge John Fielding, whom Henry Fielding (the narrator) states is his brother. Henry Fielding did indeed have a younger brother, John, who became a magistrate after being blinded by an accident in the navy aged 19. See more