What Makes The Monkey's Paw?

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In the early 1900’s, at the Laburnum Villa in England, Mr White, Mrs. White, and their son, Herbert are waiting for a visitor. Sergeant-Major Morris arrives and introduces the monkey’s paw, a talisman of sorts that he obtained while away in India. After explaining the dire consequences upon making a wish on the paw, Sergeant Morris throws it into the flames, causing Mr. White to object and snatch it back while claiming ownership of the paw. Upon Morris’s departure, Mr. White makes a wish for two hundred pounds. The next day, he gets it as compensation for Herbert’s death, from a man who works for Maw and Meggins, the company where Herbert was employed. The Whites’ hold a funeral for their son and continue to grieve. Eventually, Mrs. White remembers
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