The story takes palce in a castle like house because in the story it stated that it has a big basement with a lot of wine and on the top floor it had big windows.The main characters are Fortunato and Montresors.
The conflict is that Fortunato has been insulted by Montresors and he didn't even care because he was getting drunk by drinking a lot of wine.
The Rising Action is when Montresors is getting Fortunato drunk to do his plan accordingly.
The Climax is when Fortunato is drunk and wants more wine, so then Montresors tells Fortunato to go in this little room and Montresors says "There is more wine in there".
Go in Fortunato there is more wine in there
The Falling action is when Montresors covered the enterance to the little room after he chained Fortunato in there and then little by little Montresors kept on walking away.
The Resolution is that Montresors wanted Fortunato dead, and that was what he got, he killed Fortunato.He killed Fortunato because rich people killed rich people because the other person has more wealth.