THE TELL -TALE HEART by Edgar Allan Poe Ismaeel Ahmad Teacher: Adomaitis M 11/17/17 Period # 4
Narrator try to proof that he is not mad or insane. By telling us situation with old man and the old man's vulture eye.
I am not mad !
Our narrator goes to the old man house every night for a week. Because he want to kill the old man. But every night the old man's eye was closed. But last night he vex the old man and makes a noise and wake old man up.
"Who is there ? I think there is a mouse or a cricket"
Our narrator kills the old man and cut up the body and hides it under the floor. And show us that the old man life wroth trifle in his life.
"No more old man, no more vulture eye"
Police show up and our narrator behave like hypocritical and show them the house.But suddenly our narrator hear a noise and noise became louder, louder. Than our narrator get confused and show them the dead body.
Let me show you the house.
We are police officer. We are here for inquiry.
Finally, our narrator finds out that the noise that vex him come from the old man's heart. And also police arrest him.
The old man's heart beat made me nervous. Now I am criminal.