Plot Diagram for:
“Cask of Amontillado”
M. chains F. to the wall and ignores his screams.
M. takes F. to the Montresor Family catacombs
M. manipulates / tempts F. to taste the Amontillado
M. says Luchesiwill taste the wine to be sure it is Amontillado.
M. tells F. that he has found rare wine.
3 M. uses F. love of wine to trick him
M. vows to seek revenge on F.
M. bricks up thewall & seals F. in.
F. rests in peace.
Montresor shares with the reader that for at least 50
years nobodyhas disturbed Fortunato's bones
M. states that he is insulted by F.
Point of View: 1 person (Montresor)
Protagonist: unreliable narrator (Montresor)
Setting – Time: night (maybe 17th century)
Setting – Place: Venice, Italy, carnival, catacombs
Internal Conflict: M. feels sick for a moment hearing
Symbolism: (an object that represents on idea)
Montresor’s coat of