During Carnival in Italy, Montresor runs into Fortunato, and offers to share a very nice bottle of Amontillado wine with him. However, this bottle is in his catacombs. It is late at night and Fortunado seems ill
The Narrator, Montresor, claims that Fortunado has gravely insulted him, and is plotting to get his revenge. Although,he doesn't tell the reader what Furtunado has done, he makes it known that it was unforgivable.
Montresor lures Fortunado down into the dark and eerie vault. As suspense build, Montresor keeps asking if fortunado would like to turn back because he seems ill. But Fortunado continued drinking the wine to ease his cough.
When they arrived their destination, there is no Amontillado, but there is a hole in the wall. Montresor shackles Fortunado inside the hole and begins to seal the wall with bricks
As the last few bricks are laid, Fortunado screams for Montresor to stop, but it was too late. Montresor has enacted his revenge
Montresor walks away with only the sound of Fortunado's jingling jesters bells echoing in the tomb. He replaces the bones of the crypt. In the end, he claims that no one has disturbed them for 50 Years!! He has gotten away with his plot.!