Durning an Italian carnival the narrator, Montresor runs into Fortunato (wine) with him. However, this bottle is in his catacomb, it is late at night and Fortunato seems ill.
Think to his self "Im going to get my revenge
The narrator tells the reader that Fortunato has made a grave insult against him and so he is plotting to get his revenge. Although, he doesn't tell the reader what Fortunato has done, he makes it know that it is unforgivable.
(cough) No Im fine but can I get to more wine
Montresor Lures Fortunato down into the dark and eerie wine vault.As suspense builds Montresor keeps asking if Fortunato would like to turn back because he seems ill.However, Fortunato continues to drink wine as his cough medicine.
I think we should turn back you cough is getting worst
When they reach their destination there is no Amontillado but there is a hole in the wall. Montresor shackles Fortunato inside begins to seal up the wall with bricks.
As the last few bricks are laid Fortunato screams for Montresor to stop but it is too late.Montresor has enacted his revenge by conceling Fortunato alive.
In the end, the narrator walks away with only the sound of Fortunato's jingling jester bells echoing in the tomb.He replaces the bones of the crpyt and exclaims that no one has disturbed them for 50 years."In pace requiescat".