Nalyze Edgar Allan Poes The Cask of Amontillado”

Please write a 1-2 page essay analyzing one element of the short story The Cask of Amontilladoby Edgar Allan Poe.

Your introduction should explain to a reader outside this class what your purpose is to analyze a storyand it should give the reader some basic facts such as the author and title of the story. Your thesis should sum up what you think of one example of one element. Remember, choose only one from this list:

Characterization: explain why one character acts a certain way.
Setting: explain one thing this story teaches us about the world it takes place in the culture or time in history.
Plot: explain how one event causes another.
Language: explain how the language of the story is formal or informal, or what kind of emotional tone it has, or whether there is humor or sarcasm in it.
Point of view: this story has a first-person narrator, a character inside the story who tells things from his own point of view. Notice how his own twisted personality leads him to put his own spin on the meaning or morality of his actions.