In "The Cask of Amontillado", how does the following quote prove that Montresor is intoxicating Fortunado?"Drink ,I said presenting him the wine"
First of all, Fortunato is probably already intoxicated since it is the Carnival. Then, supposedly in order to help ward off the cold, Montesor offers Fortunato a bottle of wine, a Medoc. This is a strong wine, and Fortunato's eyes sparkle after he imbibes it; Montesor plays to the foolishness of Fortunato.
When Montesor later continues his feigned concern "Your cough--" Montesor replies,"It is nothing...let us go on. But first, another draft of the Medoc. Quite inebriated, Fortunato is more than willing to take a bottle on his own as he is unwittingly lead farther into the crypt.