On a dark cold, the White's family was waiting for a guest. Herbert and Mr. White were playing chess. Someone knocks on the door and it was Sergeant Morris he was a solider.
Mr. White was telling a story to the sergeant about a Monkey's paw. He told him that it has been cursed someone and you have three wishes from that paw. anything you will for you will get.
The sergeant had the paw with him and threw the paw in the fireplace. Mr. White took it out of he fire and made his first wish for 300 pounds. The next morning the Whites receive a ad news that there son had been caught in the machinery and is no longer alive. and they received 300 ponds from his work.