the tell-tale-heart organizer
the event taking place in the tell-tale-heart
I'm perfectly sane!
EXPOSITION: The man is trying to convince you he has nothing wrong with him and he is perfectly fine and sane.
He's underneath my floor boards. I'll never have to see his eye again.
CONFLICT: The man doesn't like the old man's eye and is bothered by it.
search my house! Nothing's here anyway.
RISING ACTION: The man stalks the old man during the night while he is sleeping , plotting a way to kill the old man.
It was me! I killed him!
CLIMAX: The man kills the old man by suffocation and he buries the dead body underneath his floorboards.
FALLING ACTION: The police make it to the man's house to question him, and at first he is not worried. Soon he hears the heart beat of the dead old man and he begins to get annoyed.
RESOLUTION: The man goes crazy because of the heart beat and he finally admits to the killing the old man.
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