There is a disease spreading called the Red Death it leaves victims dead within 30 minutes. I am Prince Prospero an extremely wealthy prince. To get our minds off of it I decided to throw a masquerade for only the upper class. To keep the Red Death out.
The climax of the story is when the Red Death comes out and everyone realizes he is there
The Red death got to me and killed me and all my high class friends . It turned out just to be a phantom. I was killed in one of the seven party rooms, the black one.