The Tell Tale Heart Vs The Black Cat

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In “The Tell-Tale heart” and “The Black Cat” there are many similarities from the murder and the motive of the killer. The man in “The Black Cat” is irritated and cannot stand to look at the cat or animals, he feels compelled to harm them much like the man in “The Tell Tale Heart” feels towards the man's grey eye. These things is what the murderers claim drove them to commit the crime. Neither of the cat or old man had hurt the perpetrators in anyway, in fact both the men in “The Black Cat” and “The Tell Tale Heart” cared for the very things they had killed. “There was no reason for what I did. I did not hate the old man; I even loved him. He had never hurt me.” - “The Tell-Tale Heart” and in the alcohol crazed killer in “The Black Cat” says
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