True ! nervous very,very dreadfully nervous i had been and am;but why will you say i am mad? I loved the old man! I think it was his eye!
one of his eyes resembled a vulture , a pale blue eye, with a film over it. Whenever it feel upon me , my blood ran cold;and so by degrees . I made up in my mind to take the life of the old man .
The deed is finally done .The old man is dead He was stone dead . His eye will trouble me no more. Now I must dismembered the corpse.
We are introducing 2 of the characters the old man and the narrator.The story takes place in the old mans mansion and the narrator is talking about why he isnt' mad and how much he loves the old man and how much he hates the eye .
We must search the premises !
The narrator has been watching the old man for 7 days and he is talking about how the old man eye resembles a vulture and hows its pale with a blue film over it . He also it makes his blood run cold .He is deciding that he is going to kill the old man and rid himself of the eye forever.
They know of what i done , i must confess!!
Now he has finally killed the old man by smothering him. He is happy the deed is finally done and he is cutting up the old mans body parts .He is going to put his body parts right underneath the floor planks .
"Villains!" , Dissemble no more!I admit the deed here,here it is the beating of his hideous heart!
The police had arrived to the old mans house because the neighbors heard a shriek, they had to been deputed to search the premises.The narrator told the officers that the shriek was his own that he was having a bad dream, he also told them that the old man was absent in the country.The officers were satisfied.
I have nothing to fear.
The narrator invited the officers in he placed his seat above the very spot where the corpse was. They talked and answered questions, but after a while the narrator became pale he kept hearing a strange noise . It became more distinct .He talked freely to get rid of the feeling .The officers did not hear it He started talking loudly,Cursing he even threw his chair .He said they were mocking him, and he said they knew what he had done .
The narrator then yelled at the officers to tear up the planks and he told them that he done the deed .He heard the old mans heart still beating from underneath him.The heart symbolizes the narrators heart beat , because he was very nervous.