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Unformatted text preview: and that we know Montesurs true feeling creates tension between the reader. Foreshadowing: Hes going to seek revenge, so we know something bad is going to happen. Since theyre going to the catacomb, we can predict that he is going to die soon. Also, there are bones everywhere which signify death. Putting on a mask of black silk, The fact that Fortunato puts this on, is foreshadowing his death, as it can represent the preparation take before an individual is lynched. The fact that they were going into the catacomb is also another clue foreshadowing Fortunatos death. Symbolism: As I said these words I busied myself among the pile of bones of which I have before spoken. Throwing them aside The bones symbolize death. Nitre (mold) symbolizes a slow death....
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2008 for the course ENGLISH ? taught by Professor Dowden,hindman,welsh,leiby during the Fall '07 term at El Camino.
- Fall '07