An Analysis Of “The Masque Of The Red Death”

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The horror of the plague: An Analysis of “The Masque of the Red Death” In Edgar Allen Poe 1842 short story “The Masque of the Red Death,” A plague destroyed the country, not only was so fatal and horrible but by actually seen how it affected the body, how those dark spots cover the face of the person it look horrible. How the blood will cover their entire bodies, the black sports become darker like the color black little by little it will cover the entire body and have a slowly death. The prince not only did he build a wall, that had an amazing structure so the plague will not be on his way and he could survive. He let his people die, but only half of them were already dead by the time that he builds the wall. H e just invited the most important people Knights, part of his court and some of the people that will work for him on the castle. Not only did he have his entertainment for him and his friends, but he also liked to be happy. By doing the balls in a very unusual way, it seems to be a very mysterious way to make a feast. Early in this story all the people the plague almost went away to another country. “It was towards the close of the fifth or sixth month of his thousand friends at a masked ball of the most unusual magnificence.”(234) In contrast the prince prospers show that not only was the “happy and dauntless and sagacious.”(234) By the end of the story, however the prince Prospero was really upset because of that person only did he invaded his party but also his castle. By just yelling and telling his guard to catch him “And now was acknowledged the presence of the red death.” Never expecting that death will only show up, but the way of showing up was that “he had become like a thief in the night.” (237) how did the narrator died on the story? One critic, David R. Dudley, argues the impression that not only did the narrator on “The Red Death” never
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