Essays Tagged: "Amontillado"

An analytical outlook, the uses of reverse psychology in "The Cask of Amontillado"

ato) into going down into the catacombs with him to give him some feedback or advice on the cask of amontillado hat he recently purchased. Already knowing that Fortunato was a man of arrogance and ove ... resor decides to use this toAzad 2his advantage. He makes Fortunato eager to come taste his cask of amontillado by mentioning that he was on his way over to ask Luchesi whether he could come and give ...

(2 pages) 163 0 4.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Cask of Amontillado" by Allen Poe.

e met me with his excessive drinking warmth. I was time to proceed. I told him that I had a pipe of amontillado. He was surprised and excited. I also made him believe that I needed to test it if it wa ... surprised and excited. I also made him believe that I needed to test it if it was or was not truly amontillado. He believed me as I spoke.I told Fortunato that he was busy and had fun so I would just ...

(1 pages) 79 0 1.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Planned Vengance "The Cask of Amontillado" by,Edgar Allen Poe

like in a story I have read, because there is no body to be found. In the short story," The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allen Poe, The character Montresor is a very coldly calculating individual.To ... noisseur as he is, and that he need not trouble himself with going to Montresor's house to test the Amontillado. His words to Fortunado were as follows," As you are engaged I am on my way to Luchesi; ...

(3 pages) 65 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Montressor's use of Hostile agression in the cask of amantillado.

e toward another, sculpted with the intention of harming someone. In Edgar Allen Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado" aggressive force was used by Montressor, a wine connoisseur with an honor code "Thou sh ... te, Montressor would appear sympathetic and bring up that he could always get Leuchesi to taste the Amontillado. This set off a fire inside Fortunado because he would not let an inferior wine taster r ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

"Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe - Perfect Short Story

"The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe is a horrific tale of how a man, named Montresor, has managed to mur ... rided himself to be connoisseur of wine, Montresor flattered him by asking his opinion on a cask of amontillado, which Montresor bought. He teased intoxicated Fortunato with the amontillado, making Fo ... examine the wine. Montresor then led Fortunato deep into the vaults in his house, where he said the amontillado was placed. On their journey to the vault, Fortunato was too drunk to realize that there ...

(5 pages) 124 0 1.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Unbricked: An Alternate Ending to "The Cask of Amontillado"

After finishing the cask of Amontillado, I slept until the morning sunlight beaming through the window awoke me.A most curious a ... him. Freeing both him and myself from the weight of the past.(An alternate ending the "The Cask of Amontillado" by E.A. Poe 1846)BricksOne by onethe bricks are falling downlittle by littlelife and ho ...

(1 pages) 10 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Theme In Cask Of Amontillado

According to me, the story " The cask of Amontillado" has a very common theme to it. Taking revenge on a person by using his greatest passion ... a particular matte and ultimately end up paying severely for their ignorance. Like, in "The cask of Amontillado" the author is fed up with the numerous insults borne upon him by Fortunato and vows to ... He meets Fortunato at a carnival and manages to convince him that he has brought a large amount of Amontillado but he has doubts about its quality and that he would need his expert advice. Fortunato ...

(1 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Cask Of Amontilado

(D/s) I persuaded the intoxicated fool to come to my mansion by promising him some of the greatest amontillado. (D/s) He could not refuse. (D/s) Revenge was so close that I could taste it! (EX/s) Onc ...

(3 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


May 14, 2001 Essay 1 I think that "The Cask Of Amontillado" is believable because it seems like Montresor is fed up with Fortunato. Poe also leads ... believe that Fortunato is foolish enough to follow Montresor into the dark catacombs to get to the amontillado that he is an expert on. The story is a dark tale of a presumably insane man who suffers ...

(2 pages) 830 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe


(2 pages) 661 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Cask Of Amantillado

d into conversation with Montresor. He started off about a cask, a cask that was filled with Amontillado. When he spoke of Amontillado I believed him hardly because of the rarity of such a subs ... and resemble parts of death. With this I was assuming that we had entered the cavern for where the Amontillado would be near. Something in those caves gave me this awful cough and loss of breath. It ...

(3 pages) 736 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Isn’t it ironic that two stories could have separate accounts

upper society. She had attended a high society event that changed her life forever. In ?The Cask of Amontillado? by Edgar Allan Poe, the main character Fortunato, was played for a fool when his friend ... his death. This essay will discuss the kinds of irony found in both ?The Necklace? and ?The Cask of Amontillado?; it will also show connections between Mathilde of ?The Necklace? and Fortunato of ?The ...

(7 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Montresor and the expression “my friend”

f you were planning to murder him or her? Montresor the protagonist of Edgar Allan Poe'sThe Cask of Amontillado does. It seems to be even part of his cruel plan of revenge that he is planning on Fortu ... o wants to go to the vaults of Montresors house to show that he is the only one who can distinguish Amontillado from Sherry. Montresor pretends that he doesn't want to go to the vaults by saying: "My ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays