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Literary Analysis : The Dak Of Amontillado

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Literary analysis: THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO
The short story "THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO" is a story about of a person name Montresor. That has been seeking revenge. It's all happening in the Carnival season. Montresor was wearing a black silk mask. He says to Fortunato that he has something to pass for Amontillado, A light Spanish sherry. Fortunato wears the multi-colored costume of a jester with cone cap and bells. Montresor tells Fortunato that if he is too busy he can ask lunches to taste. Fortunato is considering lunches a competitor and this man could not tell Amontillado from the type of sherry. Fortunato is not painted to drink the wine and Montresor not is truly amontillado. Fortunato keeps asking to the vaults. Montresor has a plan to
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The layer continues to rise. Montresor is about to finish and Fortunato laughs as if the jokes played on him. For a plea. "For the love of God, Montresor"! Fortunato never answers Montresor. Montresor heart felt sick because of the dampness of the catacombs. The last stone into place and plaster the wall closed. The sound of jingling of Fortunato bells. For fifty years, he writes, no one had disturbed them. Concludes Latin phrase meaning "may he rest in peace".
The story revenge and secret murders to avoid any punishment. Montresor experiences of Fortunato insulting to the name himself a judge. Montresor in this fifty years after it’s happened. The amount of passage of time between the events and the story of the story. Montresor the rationale of evidence such as of insult that would be guilty. The color imagery is central to the questioning of Montresor. His face was cover, Montresor represents not justice but a gothic opposite. Fortunato costume of the court fool who get fooled by Montresor masked motives. Fortunato Italian for "the fortunate one". That even the carnival. Montresor distorts its abandon turning the carnival. Montresor family that the vaults foreshadow the story. Two men underground travel that would represent the travel the underworld as they go deeper and further into the vault. Taking the carnival underground of the vault.
The story builds up the suspense by foreshadowing the story that's lead to the events that has
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