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The Tell-Tale Heart

The Tell-Tale Heart


by Edgar Allan Poe

The Tell-Tale Heart: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Something sparks our curiosity and forces us to follow the narrator through the chilling maze of his mind. Which theme is this? -> Power
2. The main character promises a tale of -> Love
3. Poe makes a mockery of which phrase? -> Blink twice and you'll miss it
4. This story is obsessed with -> Reality
5. This story deals with fear of death and dying. Which theme is this? -> Morbidity