The Tell-Tale Heart Important Characters

Narrator = man who dislikes the old man's evil eye, so he decides to kill him and hide his body under the floorboards of the apartment

Old Man = unsuspecting neighbor who is killed in the middle of the night by his neighbor, cut up, and buried under the floor

Police = 3 men who show up after being alerted to a disturbance and cause the narrator to go crazy with guilt

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