In the story "The Necklace" the main character Madame Loisel borrows a diamond necklace from a friend to wear to a ball. She loses the necklace at the ball and has to loan money from a lot of people to buy a replacement. Madame Loisel sees her friend she borrowed the necklace from 10 years later and finds out the original necklace she borowwed was a fake.
The Possibility of Evil
In the story "The Cask of Amontillado" the main character Montresor seeks revenge on Fortunato. Montresor lures Fortunato into a wine cellar and plasters him into a wall to kill him.
Lamb to the Slaughter
In the short story "The Lottery" a small town was doing a lottery and a villager, Mr. Hutchingson, won. Mr. Hutchingson's wife Tessie protests the lottery and says it was not fair, at the end all the villagers gathered and threw stones at Tessie.
The Most Dangerous Game
In the story "A Possibility of Evil" the main character is Miss Strangeworth, who we learn is very judgmental and sends mean-spirited letters through the mail to people she think are bad. She dropped one of those letters one day and the receiver of the letter ruined Miss Strangeworth's roses.
NOT MY ROSES
In the story "Lamb to the Slaughter" the main character Mary Maloney kills her husband with a leg of lamb after he says he is leaving her. She invites the police to stay for dinner after they investigate which is when they figure out what really happened.
In the story "The Most Dangerous Game" the main character Rainsford has washed ashore a island where the owner, General Zaroff, hunts humans. Rainsford hides and sets traps but they do not work, at the end the two men dual and Rainsford wins the fight.