The house of Usher was the one that Edgar Alan Poe will spend the next few weeks.The owner, Roderick Usher had been really good friend with Poe. Recently he sends a letter to Poe saying that he was ill in body and mind that. He wanted someone to see him, he arrived to the house, he started to get depressed because the house was terrifying. He had one sister Madeline, the only other person in his family, but each day she seemed a nearer to death. Roderick was depressed because Madeline illness.
Lady Madeline's illness was a mysterious one which no doctor could understand. Every day, she became weaker and thinner, and sometimes went into a sleep which was more like death than sleep, for years she fought bravely against the illness, but when Poe's arrived something strange started to happen. One evening Poe was reading when Roderick told him that Lady Madeline had died. Together they carried her body in a coffin and put her under the house.
After some days of happiness, Roderick's illness was growing worse. Sometimes Poe thought that Usher had some terrible secret to tell him, but he can't. One day a horrible storm come. Usher came into Poe's room and the storm grows. His face was as white as it had always been, and there was a kind of madness in his eyes. The wind from the violent storm outside crashed into the room.At that moment Usher tried to kill himself but Poe stopped him.
They went to other room, Poe started to read him. They would pass the night together.As Poe finish reading, he thought he heard a far noise of cracking woods but it wasn't clear. He continues hearing noises like a cry. Then he heard heavy sound of metal falling He run into Roderick s and tell him if he heard the noises, and he said that he heard them since hours.The door fell and it was Lady Madeline alive¡They were shocked.
Lady Madeline looked that she had fight to escape of the coffin. She had blood in her hands and body. Usher was so scared. Madeline fell in top of Roderick and die. Roderick was terrified and died too. He was a death man killed by his own terror. Poe was so scared because he was the witness of the deaths.
Poe was so scare that he started to run away, to escape from that house. While he was escaping, he saw a big shine that covers him. He back his head and saw that the house was cracking down. He run faster.He would never mention his visit to the Ushers house again.