Plot Diagram- "The Tell-Tale Heart"

Updated: 10/29/2020
Plot Diagram- "The Tell-Tale Heart"

Storyboard Text

  • Exposition
  • I'm not crazy!
  • Rising Action
  • Rising Action
  • The narrator is trying to convince that he is not crazy and anxious and just wants to kill the old man because of his eye.
  • Climax
  • He sneaks into the old man's house for 7 days.
  • Falling Action
  • He watches the old man sleep. But the old man wakes up and he sees his eye
  • Resolution
  • The narrator kills the old man by suffocating him and cutting off his limbs.
  • The police comes around and he shows then around and chat.
  • The guilt strikes the narrator and then he turns himself in to the police to where the body is.