1. To whom does Montresor tell his story? The story he tells happened fifty years earlier. Do we…

1. To whom does Montresor tell his story? The story he tells happened fifty years earlier. Do we have any clue as to why he tells it now? 2. At the end of the story, we learn that the murder occurred fifty years ago. Would the story be equally effective if Poe had had Montresor reveal this fact at the outset? Why, or why not?