In the story, Prince Prospero hosts a revel in his abbey for the wealthy men and women to be protected from the sudden plaque, The Red Death. All the peasents were left outside of the abbey unprotected and guarenteed to die of The Red Death. During the revel the wealthy men and women had a masquerade ball and they had a great time ... for now.
Their enjoyment was interupted by the loud, brazen noise of the clock in front of the black room in the abbey. All the wealthy men and women stopped dancing ad talking and all stared at the clock in confusion on why the clock was making suck a brazen noise. Thy had no idea what the clock meant and what was in store for all of them that night.
When The Red Death makes an unexpected apperance to the revel , it starts to kill everybody. Everyone experienced sharp pains, sudden dizziness, and blood coming from peoples pores with dissolution. Everyones lives were being dismissed or dissoluted that quickly.