Telling Tales. An Adult Short Story Program
Tuesday March 20, 2018
10:30 AM until 12:00 PM
Intoxicating Stories Series: "The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allen Poe
"The Cask of Amontillado" has been almost universally referred to as Poe's most perfect short story; in fact, it has often been considered to be one of the world's most perfect short stories.
"The Cask of Amontillado" is the story of a man named Montresor who decides to seek revenge against a man named Fortunato, who has insulted him. He meets Fortunato at a carnival, lures him into the catacombs of his home, and buries him alive.
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