The setting is the old man's house. The narrator tells himself he isn't crazy, and that he hates the old man's eye. He explains his plan to murder the old man.
The narrator is bothered by the old man's foggy blue eye.
Come inside! Search all you want!
We got a report for a scream in here?
The narrator goes into the old man's house everyday for a week and slowly gets to know him better. He watches the old man sleep at night.
I did it! I killed the old man!
The narrator murders the old man and he screams. He hides him in the floorboards of the house.
The police come to the house after a neighbor called them. The start questioning the narrator. He stays very calm and cheerful while chatting with them.
The narrator questions his sanity after hearing the old man's heartbeat through the floorboards. He starts loosing his mind and finally admits to killing the old man. He shows where the body is hidden.