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Nashed 1 Nagi Nashed Ms. Marshalls 8 October 2015 The Masque of the Red Death The masque of the red death was a complicated story.In the short story “the Masque of the Red Death” by Edgar Allen Poe , An Allegory story where everything in the story symbolized something. Prince Prospero invites a thousand of his friends to his abbey to protect them from the red death. Inside his abbey all the rooms and characters symbolized something. In the beginning of the story Poe`s used the seven champers to represents the stages of life.For example the champers was colored by blue,purple,green,orange,white,violet.but the seventh chamber was black painted with black carpet,but in this chamber only the windows was painted in red which represented the blood. “The seventh apartment was closely shrouded in black velvet tapestries that hung all over the ceiling and down the walls, falling in heavy folds upon a carpet of the same material and hue. But in this chamber only the color of the windows failed correspond with the decoration,the panes here were scarlet a deep blood color.(374).In this quote
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