Tell Tale Heart essay - Borja 1 Ramonita Borja Mrs Caperna Period 6 05 November 2018 Tell-Tale Heart He killed an old man Why did he do it Was he mad or

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Borja 1 Ramonita Borja Mrs. Caperna Period 6 05 November 2018 Tell-Tale Heart He killed an old man. Why did he do it? Was he mad or did he plan out the murder of the old man? What made him confess? He was a calculated killer , he took precaution, he killed the old man for a reason, and he confessed. The man took wide precaution on killing the old man. He stalked the old man. At midnight he would take a lantern and go to the old man's apartment to watch him sleep. He watched the old man sleep for a week and on the eighth night he murdered the old man. In lines 21-22 of “Tell Tale Heart” he stated that “he was never kinder to the man the whole week before he killed him”. He even states himself that he took precaution in lines 18-20. He had a reason for killing the old man. You see if it was a mad man he would most likely not have a reason murdering someone they would just go out and do it. His reason was the old man's eye. In lines 13-14 he stated that “ He had the eye of a vulture-a pale blue eye, with a film over it. He also showed emotion and feeling toward the eye as he stated “ Whenever it fell
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