The prince locks all the people outside the gate due to sickness and disease spreading.
The prince decides to throw a masquerde ball for the wealthy. Every time the clock chimes the dancers stop and listen. Even the music stops playing so the echo and voice of the clock can ring. This happened every hour.
At Midnight a monsterous figure appears in the chamber. The king gets angry thinking it's a person trying to scare the dancers and he decides to draw his dagger.
As the prince prepares to fight he drops his dagger and dies to the illness
The party goers are soon infected and they all die as the clock rings loudly and all the lights fade to dark.