The setting was in a house during the night right before dinner. It was cold, wet, and foggy outside. They are inside where it is warm and cozy by the fire.Text evidence: The night was cold and wet, but in the small parlor...and the fire burned brightly.
The forshadowing here is that Herbert is making a joke that the money can't hurt you and that he doesn't really believe that it is going to happen. Text evidence: A man from Herbert's work comes to the house and tells his parents that he was caught in the machinery.
It twisted in my hand like a snake.
The mood of this story is sad every one in the story gets hurt in a way. Text evidence: The son dies and the mother and father are devastated that he died and are extremely sad.
The theme of this story is to be careful what you wish for. Text evidence: He wised for 200 pounds but how he got it should have not happened like that because then Herbert dies.
I wish for 200 pounds!
A simile in the monkey's paw is he said "as I wished, it twisted my hands like a snake." Text evidence: After he wished it the paw twisted in his hand and landed on the floor cause it scared him.
An allusion in the monkey's paw is that Mrs. White said that the story reminded her of Arabian Nights. Text evidence: After the family heard the story from S.S.M she said that it reminded her of the Arabian nights.