What motto is on the Montresor's coat of arms? In The Cask of Amontillado
When they arrive underground, Fortunato asks about Montresor's coat of arms and Montresor, the first-person narrator of the story, tells him it is "A huge human foot d'or, in a field azure; the foot crushes a serpent rampant whose fangs are inbedded in the heel." Fortunato asks: "And the motto?" Montresor replies: "Nemo me impune lacessit," which means "No one injures me with impunity." This may or may not be Montresor's coat of arms and Latin motto. He might be...
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