What is a clear argument I could make from "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe?

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Any analysis of Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart” must consider two things: the narrator and the old man’s eye. Poe’s narrator is a first-person central narrator, meaning he is also the story’s main character. Everything we see, hear, feel, and know as readers, we experience as the narrator does. This is particularly effective with this story because it allows us to understand why the narrator acts as he does. On the other hand, the narrator’s constant assurances that he is not insane undermine our understanding of his behaviors as it becomes increasingly obvious that he is indeed insane.  This constant tension for the reader between understanding and revulsion is, I believe, part of Poe’s intent because, again, it parallels the narrator’s own experience. One does not simply read “The Tell-Tale Heart;” one experiences it.

The narrator’s focal point is the old man’s eye. He tells us that he loves the old man, that the old man treated him well, and that there is no...

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