I shall tell you a story of how i cleverly killed the old man. I say i am not mad.
RISING ACTION ONE
Yes, i slept well.But i did think i heard someone walking around.And it felt like someone was watching, but i knew that would be possible because i always keep my window shutters locked.
so.. did you sleep good last night, did you hear any noises?
RISING ACTION 2
that noise is the heart, I must kill him now.
The antagonist in the story is the narrator and he is trying to tell us a story.The story is about how calmly he can tell us the story about how cleverly he killed the old man.He Killed the old man inside of the old mans house.
that eye shall not haunt me no more, Now you die.
narrator wants to prove his sanity to us by telling us his plan of how he will kill the old man.he is kind to the old man for a whole week, At 12 the dead of of the night which is foreshadowing . He would kill the old man. and asked if he heard any noises.
I shall cut his body in the bathtub so all of the blood will drain into the bathtub. Then i shall cleverly place the body parts under the floor board.
On the 8th night the suspense builds as the narrator walks into the old mans room, Death stalks the old man which the narrator said which is personfication.the narrator and the old man have an 1 hour stand off,narrator opens the lantern to see the old mans eye"vulture eye"the narrator hears a low,dull quick sound and thinks that its the old mans heart but it really symbolize the narrators anxiety.
I did it was me! i killed this old man,but i can still hear his old heart,
On the eight night the narrator kills the old man, by dragging him by the feet and dragging him to the floor then suffocating him with a mattress.
The narrator dismemberes the body of the old man in the bathtub.Then he hides the body under the floorboards.The police arrived at the home, because the neighbor heard a shreik. So the narrator ask them to search the house and take a seat. The narrator puts a chair where he hid the body under the floorboard and takes a seat on the chair.
The narrator confess to the murder of the old man. Because he can’t stand the sound of the heart beat and starts to flip out by throwing the chairs and removing the floorboard which is showing the old mans severed body. which is his anxiety