This story takes place in a old mans house more specifically in his bedroom. The antagonist is a unreliable narrator. He begins to tell us he is not mad but he is diseased which sharpens his senses. He tells us he can he things in "Heaven, the Earth, and Hell." He continues to tell the story calmly us the story. He tells the reader that he wanted to murder a old man but it was not the old man that bothered him but it was his evil eye!