I heard all things in heaven and in eath. I heard many things in hell. How then am I mad? Hearken! and observe how heathly-- how calmly I can tell you the whole story.
But even yet I refrained and kept still. I Scarcly breathed I held the lanturn motion less.I tried how steidly i could to maintain the ray upon the eye.
He is on vaction right now in the country, AND WON"T BE BACK FOR A LITTLE WHILE
I then took up three planks from the flooring chamber, and deposited ll between the scantlings. I then replaced the boards so cleverly,so cunningly , that no human eye--not even his --could have dedected anything wrong.
before the murder
As the bell sounded the hour,There came a knock at the the street door. I went down to open it with a kight heart,--for what i had to fear? There were three men,who introduced themselves, with perfect suavity, as offciers of police.
I broght chairs into the room,and desire desired them here to rest from their fatigues,while i myself, in the wild audacity of my perfect triumph, placed my own seat upon the very spot beneath which reposed the corpse of the victim.
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IN this scene the narrator stares at the old man with out moving a mucle waiting for the perfect time to do the nasty deed . It is supenseful becuase you don know if he is going to do the murder or not or wiether or not the man will see him in the end. But even yet I refrained and kept still. I Scarcly breathed I held the lanturn motion less.I tried how steidly i could to maintain the ray upon the eye.