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The Monkeys Paw 1
Updated: 3/25/2020
The Monkeys Paw 1
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  • The Exposition
  • Check...mate
  • Listen to the wind
  • The Rising action
  • It had a spell put on it by an old fakir He wanted to show that fate ruled people’s lives, and that those who tried to change it would be sorry. He put a spell on it so that three different men could each have three wishes from it.Better you let it burn!
  • Sounds like "Arabian Nights" ...meh
  • I might try this
  • "Be careful what you wish for, you might receive it"Anonymous
  • The Climax
  • I WISH FOR 200 POUNDS!!!!
  • A happy setting was established through a White family gathering around a game of chess whilst awaiting the arrival of Sgt. Major Morris.
  • The falling action
  • Never mind, dear, perhaps you’ll win the next one
  • I'm sorry. In view of your son’s services we wish to present you with 200 pounds
  • "sob"
  • Sgt. Major Morris told the White family about a Monkey Paw he got in India and how it can grant 3 wishes but warned the family to not do it as it was cursed.
  • Resolution
  • Where's the paw? Let's do it. Let's make a 2nd wish to bring back our son.
  • Mr. White makes a wish for 200 pounds to pay off his mortgage
  • The next day the White Family got their wish alright. Their son died in a machinery accident whilst working at Maw and Meggins factory. They received 200 pounds in compensation for their son's death.
  • In desperation, Mr and Mrs White make a second wish in the hope to bring back their son. But he never came back.
  • Are you sure you want to do this given what's happened?
  • Sob
  • YES!
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