As Mrs. White was running to the door to see who was knocking on the door. Mr. White was trying to find and use the monkeys paw and uses one last wish. As Mr. White was thinking about what to wish for it finally happens.
As Mrs. White opens the door to see who was knocking nobody was there. She was full of disappointment and sorrow. She walks back inside to say the bad news to Mr. White.
When Mr. White used the last with using the monkeys paw, he wished that none of the wishes that he asked came true. As soon Mrs. White walks back in the house she gets extremely happy to see Herbert again. Mrs. White and Mr. White sit at the table as they use every moment as their last.