Montresor is proud of his revenge and considers it an act of justice. Does the author mean to share Montresor's attitude? in "The Cask of Amontillado"

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Montresor shows no remorse whatsoever for his actions.  When taking Fortunado down into the vaults, he explains his family's motto "Nemo me impune lacessit" to him.  This translates to "No one assails me without impunity."  Because Fortunado insulted him in the past, Montresor will make sure that he gets his revenge. So, the fact that he considers it an act of justice just fulfills his family motto.

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