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by Edgar Allan Poe

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What are some examples of the internal and external conflicts in Edgar Allen Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado"? 

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In Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado ," the narrator Montresor experiences both external and internal conflicts.  For example, Montrestor opens the story by saying that he has had to bear "a thousand injuries" from his friend Fortunato.  The reader does not learn explicitly what those injuries have been; however, they have been enough to cause a rift (at least from Montresor's...

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