I had to rewrite the ending of edgar allan poe's, the cask of amontillado and i really wanted some pointers my creative writing class loved it, butread the miscellaneous free on booksie. The thousand injuries of fortunato i had borne as i best could but when he ventured upon insult, i vowed revenge you, who so well know the nature of my soul, will not suppose, however, that i gave utterance to a threat at length i would be avenged this was a point definitively settled— but the very definitiveness with.
The cask of amontillado fortunato had hurt me a thousand times and i had suffered quietly but then i learned that he had laughed at my proud name montresor, the name of an old and honored family i promised myself that i would make him pay for this — that i would have revenge you must not suppose, however.
Edgar allan poe claimed that a writer shouldn't put pen to paper until he knows the ending (source) “the cask” is a shocking example of this idea in action there are tons of significant aspects of poe's ending we'll get at some of the bigger ones first, fortunato finally reveals montresor's name we now know that he is.
The cask of amontillado by edgar allan poe lesson plans and teaching resources teacher guide to the cask of amontillado how might students use storyboards to demonstrate and to extend their learning check the resources here includes essential questions, plot diagram, themes, motifs and images, irony and. “the cask of amontillado” also written in first person, keeps us in a state of suspense we wait to see where montresor will take fortunato although we end up empathizing with murderers, these authors use techniques that create tension for the audience “that's my last duchess painted on the wall” (1). If i felt the darkness and madness reading jeri's rewrite, then i can only say she succeeded in conveying his stories in modern day language i think jeri did a great job at choosing his most popular stories and sharing them in a way that the average teenager could understand the cask of amontillado and the masque of.
This is a rewritten version of 'the cask of amontillado' from the viewpoint of fortunato i wrote it as a project for school and i figured why not post it on here it can do no harm right i kept the dialogue the same as the original so i only changed the thoughts and perspective because that was what i had to.
Editor's note: this is the first in a weekly multimedia series of american short stories for english language learners each story will have video, audio, quizzes, and a lesson plan for teachers look for the new story each friday and a discussion on our facebook page from 13:30 to 14:30 utc on the. The cask of amontillado is a short story by edgar allan poe, first published in the november 1846 issue of godey's lady's book the story, set in an unnamed italian city at carnival time in an unspecified year, is about a man taking fatal revenge on a friend who, he believes, has insulted him like several of poe's stories, and.