Mr. White wished for Herbert to go back to the dead, and the pounding on the door stopped. Mrs. White does not know that he wished that because if she did know she would be very angry. Mrs. White was so upset already that she missed her chance to see her son.
There is knocking on the door and they think it is Herbert. Mrs. White wants to go see if it is her son, but Mr.White won't let her. Mr. White is holding her back. Mrs. White was super stressed out so she took a bath.
When they try to go to bed the have very a very hard time going to sleep. At the same time they both wake up startled from a nightmare and realized they had the same exact one. It was about the Monkeys Paw. Every night since they have had the same dream waking up at the same time. One day the nightmares stopped though. A couple weeks after that the couple was found dead in their home.