The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe – Read and Summarize

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  1. The cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe is a story about a feeling: Revenge.
    Montresor was a man who wanted to have revenge of one of his friends, Fortunato because he said ” Fortunato had laughed of his name and family” so, Montresor persuded Fortunato to go with him to his palace with the excuse he had a very fine kind of wine: Amontillado.
    Once they were in the palace they went to a vault full of stones and bones where Montresor put Fortunato away forever.

  2. The cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe is a story about a feeling: Revenge.
    Montresor was a man who wanted to have revenge of one of his friends because he said ” Fortunato had laughed of his name and family”. So, Montresor, who knew his weakness for good wine, persuded Fortunato to go with him to his palace with the excuse of trying a very fine kind of wine: Amontillado.
    Once they were in the palace they went to a vault full of stones and bones where Montresor put Fortunato away forever.

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