The Cask of Amontillado
by Edgar Allan Poe
The Cask of Amontillado Quotes
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Freedom and Confinement Quotes
It was about dusk, one evening during the supreme madness of the carnival season, that I encountered my friend. (6)
THE thousand injuries of Fortunato I had borne as I best could, but when he ventured upon insult, I vowed revenge. (1)
Drugs and Alcohol Quotes
[…] but in the matter of old wines he was sincere. In this respect I did not differ from him materially: I was skilful in the Italian vintages myself […]. (5)
“I shall not die of a cough.” “True – true,” I replied.” (37-38)
Foolishness and Folly Quotes
He had a weak point–this Fortunato […]. (5)
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