cask of amintillado


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  • Title
  • "The Cask of Amontillado" By Edgar Allen Poe Emily Robison 1st hour
  • Exposition
  • My dear, Fortunato have i got some fine wine for you
  • Now I can commence my plan.
  • Rising Action
  • (Cough) (Cough) Wait up!
  • Enough,the cough is a mere nothing; it will not kill me. I shall not die of a cough.
  • We will go back; you will be ill, and I cannot be responsible. Besides, there is Luchesi——
  • I drink,to the buried that repose around us. And to your long life.
  • Climax
  • A very good joke indeed, an excellent jest. We will have many a rich laugh about it.
  • In the beginning, Montresor runs into Fortunato at a carnival. He is now able to commence his plan by telling him about the wine.
  • Falling Action
  • Is it not getting late? Will not they be awaiting us at the palazzo, the Lady Fortunato and the rest? Let us be gone.
  • Montresor uses reverse psychology to seem concerned about Fortunato's illness, but knows that by challenging him, he will go deader into the catacombs. Montresor offers Fortunato more wine to get him drunker.
  • Resolution
  • Farewell friend. In pace requiescat! (Rest in peace)
  • Montresor attacks Fortunato, chains him up, and starts to seal him in by building a wall.
  • Montresor stabs Fortunato, then throws a torch in to make sure he is dead.
  • Yes,let us be gone.
  • Montresor finishes building the wall, and gets away with murdering his friend.
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