punishes him. I smile in his face, and he did not perceive that my smile now was at the thought of his destruction.". This line shows that Montresor s plan was well thought out. Here Poe makes fun of English by representing him as a fool.
The catacombs are a place of death where skeletons lie scattered against the damp walls, which are covered in nitre. He had a weak point-this Fortunato-although in other regards he was a man hONEST GRAFT: THE WORLD OF GEORGE WASHINGTON PLUNKITT to be respected and even feared (149). I shall not die of a cough.9. The man wore motley. Edgar Allan Poe: A Critical Biography. On the other side of the spectrum, Fortunato wears a tight fitting parti-striped dress, and his head is surmounted by the conical cap and bells (149).
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