The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe

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Mardi Gras was critical to the story because?

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Mardi Gras was critical to the story because it provided the perfect cover for the vengeful murder Motressor had planned.  The raucous crowds, the drunkeness, overall chaos contributed greatly to his plans of revenge against Fortunato.  It is doubtful as to whether or not the plan...

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