Prince Prospero entertained his many friends in the masquerade for six month. A large clock stood in the rooms, it symbolizes death. Every time it rang the music stopped and everyone was silent. The masquerade was held in 7 rooms the first one was blue. It symbolizes birth and life. Suddenly a black-dressed figure appeared and the prince got angry and followed it through the rooms.
The black figure then went to the purple room which symbolizes royalty. The price followed him there angrily
And then he followed him in the green room which is a symbol of growth and health
And then through the orange room which symbolizes energy and strength.
And then he followed the black figure to the white room symbolizing old age and purity
Then he followed him to the violet room which means closeness to death.