This story starts in old man's house. Main character are man and oldman. Also three police were coming out too.
Story is starting with the man's thinking. He thinks about he is mad or not. However, when he finish his thinking, he got wacky answer. He wants old man's pale bule eyes.
The man starts to planning murder old man. So he tried to go in to old man's room every midnight stealthily to be getting better to go in silently. One time old man wake up and said "who's there?", so the man stand behind of the door for long time to not get cut.
It is the beating of his hideous heart!
Man throw the lantern to old man, man throw oldman to floor, and man pulled the heavy bed over him. Man killed old man and he dismembered the corpse. he cut off the he, arms and the legs.
he took the dead bobys and hide under the floor. After few mins, police are coming in to house and man act like gentle man, so police can't know man killed old man. However, he starts to hear some heart beating sound.
AS the beting of the heart gets louder, the protagonist cannot escape the fear he made himself. In the end, the man finally confesses his crime. He said "It is the beating of hideous heart!"