The narrator introduces himself and the old man with the eye he loathes. The narrator declares he is not mad
Rising Action/ Mini Climax
LOL! Get pranked!!!
The narrator is very bothered by the old man's eye and contemplates what to do
Stop Beating! They will hear it.
The narrator watches the man in his sleep for the next eight days. He plans on murdering the old man.
HANDS UP BOY!
I killed him
The narrator flips the bed and suffocates the old man with the mattress. He dismember the head and the arms and legs. He hides the body under the floor boards.
The police show up because someone complained of a night disturbance. They have no suspension of the murder because the narrator hid the body under the floorboards. But the narrator can still "hear" the old man's heart beat.
The narrator cannot stand the "beating" of the heart so he confesses to the cops. He admits to the murder of the old man.