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Name: Edgar Yair Lamadrid Gress Date: 05-26-2020 Topic: The Pit and the Pendulum Literature Sharing Board. The Pit and the Pendulum Autor : Edgar Allan Poe Sharing board by (Edgar Lamadrid) Setting Catholic government in Spain in the XV and XVI centuries that persecuted all Protestants and heretical Catholics. Characters Nameless narrator The Pit Pendulum Antonie Luis Lasalle Beginning An unnamed narrator opens the story by revealing that he was sentenced to death during the time of the Inquisition, a Catholic government institution in 15th and 16th- century Spain that persecuted all Protestants and heretical Catholics. Upon receiving his death sentence, the narrator faints, passing out. Middle Upon awakening, the narrator finds offerings of water and bread, which he eagerly consumes. He then resumes his exploration of the prison, determining Climax The narrator discovers that he is now tied to a wooden board by a long strap wrapped around his body.
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