A group of men decided to curse a monkeys paw with 3 wishes but one of them uses it doesn't work. So they go back to one of the men's homes and through it in the fire but it doesn't burn.
After the was retrieved from the fire two men leave and the other man and the family goes to bed. The next morning their son goes to work at a factory. In the evening the family reserves news from a man how tels them that their child has died.
Couple weeks later as the couple was sleeping the mother began to cry and the husband noticed and woke up. the husband tells his wife to go back to sleep but she keeps on crying. She then thinks of the monkey's paw and told the husband to wish there son alive. He was hesitant
In the middle of the night, there was a knot on their door. The wife has thought it was her son and quickly got out of bed. the husband tried to hold her back but she got free.
The wife forgets that the door is locked. At the same, the husband is trying to find the monkeys paw. Just as the door opened the husband wished his son dead again.
The father dies of greafe for the mitake he made of making the monkys paw.