Perhaps he heard me. He moved suddenly as if frightened.
"Oh, no. It was the low, choking sound that comes from the bottom of the soul."
"The men were satisfied. My manner had shown them that I was very much at ease. We talked about all sorts of things."
The climax is the turning point of a story. On the eighth night the mans eyes were open so it was more difficult than the other days because the boy didn't want the old man to see him. "On the eighth night, I was more careful than usual in opening the door.For the first time I felt how powerful I was.
The falling action is where the loose ends tie up. The man could not stand the old mans eye so he had a plan to kill the man so he wouldn't have to see the eye anymore.
The resolution is where the story ties up. The man convinced the police officers that the scream was him dreaming. The police officers stayed longer than the man expected and the man had to tell the police officers it was him, so he did.