Montressor meets Fortunato at carnival and start catching up on life. Montressor talks about amontillado that he has in his catacomb's. Fortunato agrees to go check it out but he has a very not healthy cough. Montressor uses ''Luchessi'' a wine expert to make Fortunato jealous. Fortunato agrees to go to the catacombs.
Once in the catacombs Fortunato cough starts to get really bad. Montressor says to drink some Medoc so his cough will get better. But we know that Montressor is trying to make Fortunato more drunk. Also while in the catacombs Fortunota says that he will not die of a cough but we know that he is. This is a little bit of Irony.
I will come for you Montressor
Montressor says that the Amontillado is in a little opening but when Fortunato goes in he gets chained to the wall. Montressor chains Fortunato while he is still drunk so he will not know what is going on. Montressor starts to build a wall to cover opening.
While Montressor is starting to build the wall Fortunato starts screaming and jingling his bells. Then Montressor starts screaming back at him. Before montressor puts the last block he looks at Fortunato for the last time. When Montressor says Fortunato a couple of times he gets no response.
No one has found Montressor for over 50 years. The theme of this story could be revenge is a strong motivator. The internal conflict in this story is Montressor needs to have revenge. No one has ever suspected Montressor for this murder.