A gothic setting is Dungeon and secret rooms are the setting and atmosphere. "Within the wall thus exposed by the displacing of bones , we perceived a still in a still interior crypt or recess... for no especial use ..." ( Poe 3)
An example of a gothic protagonist is Montresor who is emotionally cut off."your rich respected, admired, beloved, you are happy as I once was " also he killed his friend and enjoyed it. " I might hearken to it with the ore satisfaction,I ceased my labours and sat down upon the bones " ( Poe 6) Montresor
I the Fortunato am no longer proud of myself
An example of Emotions run High is when nobody noticed the murder. ( for half a century no mortal has disturbed them) ." Poe 7
What a peaceful day. Don't you think Harry?
Of course a wonderful day for humanity indeed.
An example of Foreboding is unlucky omens. " its walls had been lined with human remains ". ( Poe 5).The presence of the bones makes a bad omens and a precursernto bad events.
An example of decay Fortunato loses his pride. " It was succeeded by a sad voice, which I had difficulty in recognizing as that of the noble Fortunato". Montresor pg 6
An example of A supernatural is them not getting caught. " In pace requiescat "Poe 7. Which means rest in peace. This is a supernatural because montresor planned everything out perfectly and because no mortal has disturbed them for half a century.