The Narrator peeks into the old mans room at night with a shut lamp and see's if the old mans evil eye is open so he can kill him.
The Narrator see's that the old mans eye is open so he decides to go ut to him and kill him, "he only shrieked once" the narrator said.
The Narrator shoves the covers onto the old man suffocate him so no one can hear anything.
"That night I worked hastily, but in silence." "There was nothing to wash out-no stain of any kind-no blood spot". The old man is then cut up by the narrator and hidden into the floorboards.
The policemen then got a call that their neighbors heard a shriek coming from the narrators house. The policemen started talking but then he starts to get nervous. "No doubt I now know I grew pale, but I talked more fluently, and with heightened my voice
!"The narrator then confesses what he had done to the old man. "Villains! I shrieked, "dissemble no more! I admit the deed tear up the planks