preview

The Pit And The Pendulum Research Paper

Good Essays
Poe and the elements of horror “The Pit and the Pendulum,” Poe, uses the horror elements of horror like isolation , plot twist , and fight or flight to add suspense to the story. First thing i’m going to talk about is isolation. Isolation means far away from places, buildings, or other people They put him in a dark room all by himself he was laying on his back. “The intensity of the darkness seemed to oppress and stifle me. The atmosphere was intolerably close.” (Edgar Allen Poe #3) Second horror element i’m going to talk about it plot twist. When he was laying on his back while the pendulum got closer and closer. Instead of being dumb and just laying there like how i thought the story was going to go. He thought of an idea. “Observing
Get Access