short story was based upon the concept of being buried alive. "The House of Poe". She did not fear death but only the loss of her lover from the valley to another.
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The theme of this story is about revenge. There are some contradictions in the story, for example: Fortunato is introduced to the readership as a wine expert he becomes so drunk he would be unable to identify the Amontillado and treats De Grave, an expensive French wine, with little regard by drinking. For my own part, there is no seducing me from the path. "Weird Science, Weirder Unity: Phrenology and Physiognomy in Edgar Allan Poe". The crumbling decay of the house being that of the confederate states and how old ideas and families were being crushed under the concept of change by the slavery abolitionist movement of the North. Â There is an indescribable magnetism about the poets life and reminiscences, as well as the poems . The old man the rationale scientific mind and the narrator the imaginative.
He expanded by saying how this had influenced musicians of the time including Debussy According to Vincent Buranelli, Poes short stories also influenced the music of Claude Debussy, who was haunted by the atmosphere of Poes tales, and the art of Aubrey Beardsley, as well. 480 Edgar Allan Poe. The unrepentant murder stating In pace requiscat (may he rest in peace). 299 Sources edit Fisher, Benjamin Franklin IV (2002). This also leads the reader to question the state of mind of Montresor and indeed question his very sanity. Edgar Allan Poes The Philosophy of Furniture (1840 PIN-UP Magazine 15 (Nov.