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Cask of Amontillado

What happened
- Belittle ability in wine
- In Italy at that time, wine making represents stature
- Since the man was famous, he had influence on society
- Probably causing a fall in the pecking order in society, lost his wealth and r
eputation etc
How
- Lead him to somewhere unknown
- Lure him with his strength (wine), something about tasting the finest wine
- Tortured him
- Let him die a painful death