Inside a home of the Laburnum Villa is Mr. White and his son are playing checkers when Sergeant Major Morris knocks on the door and walks in and is greeted by Mr.White.
They talk about India and then the monkeys paw. Mr.White refuses Morris to burn the monkeys paw. Morris warns Mr.White of the dangers but, Mr. White is determined and makes a wish to have 200 pounds. Nothing ever happens.
The White family goes to Herbert's factory when Herbert their son is caught and crumbled by a machine. Mrs White makes the second wish to bring back her son from his grave.
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After Mrs. White makes her second wish they hear knocking on the door. In fear that the wish came true and Herbert is at the door. As Mrs. White opens the door Mr. White makes the third wish to return whatever is behind the door to the grave.
In the end Mrs. White opens the the door and there is nothing but the dark night. The monkeys paw is out of wishes. After that, we don't know what happens to Mr. and Mrs. White or what they do.