The White's house in England on a dark and stormy night. The White's when waiting on a visitor. Mr. & Mrs. White, Herbert, Sgt. Major Morris (Monkey's paw).
Sgt. Major Morris brought the bewitched paw, told the White's how to use it, and provided a change for the White's to take it.
Herbert talks Mr. White into wishing for 200 pounds. The paw twisted like a snake & the piano crashes. Herbert dies and Maw and Megan gave the White's 200 pounds as a payment. Mrs. White demands that Mr. White wishes for their son to be alive again. Knocking on the door begins. Mr. White searches for the paw. Mrs. White tries to open the door.
The knocking stops when Mr. White makes his 3rd wish. Mrs. White gets the door open and Mr. White hears her scream.
Mr. White discovers what/who was at the door is gone.
The street is empty when Mr. White looked out the door.