What does the narrator say when he is crazy in "The Tell-Tale Heart"?

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The narrator actually spends a great deal of time assuring us that he is not crazy in this story. He thinks that we will assume that he is insane, and so he is quick to defend himself against the charge. He enjoins us to see how "healthily" and "calmly" he can tell us his story. He says, "You fancy me mad. Madmen know nothing." He believes that he is very intelligent, very purposeful, and very measured, and he thinks these qualities are somehow at odds with mental...

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