Sergeant Major Morris came over to the White family's house. He had talked about the monkeys paw that the owner did use all one wish out of the three he was given but died after it.
Sergeant Major Morris then throws the monkey's paw into the fire. Then Herbert takes the monkey's paw out of the fire.
The first wish happens which is asking for 200 Pounds to clear out the house debt and Herbert dies because of it. Then Mrs.White wishes for her son back using the second wish. and then hears knocking on the door.
The third wish was made by Mr.White which was that the second wish would never happen.
The knocking on the door stops knocking and Mrs.White leaves.
The story ends when the knocking on the door ,the conflict is man vs. nature.