Herbert, the son of Mr. and Mrs. White has been wished by the monkeys paw to come back to life. This was wished by the monkeys paw. Mrs. White desperately wanted her son back. This wish would have a consequence. He then was back to life but was a zombie.
Herbert returned to his family's house by a long walk home from the cemetery. He tried to get into the house by banging on the door of the house. Mr. white was scared and Mrs. White was excited because she thought it was Herbert. She had dreamed of him coming back. She had dreamed for and cried about Herbert being gone for the longest time. Little did she know he was a zombie.
After Mrs. White let Herbert in he started to explain that he was not bad. In the end of it all they had to accept the fact that Herbert was going to be stuck as a zombie. They then remembered they had a wish and decided to wish for him to be normal again. They did and this time it turned out good. He was a normal boy again.