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The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe
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Apr 13, 2011

it was amazing

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Corey A classic, bleak, evil story. Just brilliant. The pacing is probably what makes it work so well. We come to know early on that our narrator has plans to a gristly and well-exacted revenge, and it builds to that point with such expertise and polish that I really can't imagine the story having been any shorter or longer. One of my favorite short stories.

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