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Tell-Tale Heart by andrewmar Tell-Tale Heart by andrewmar
"So I opened it -- you cannot imagine how stealthily, stealthily -- until at length a single dim ray like the thread of the spider shot out from the crevice and fell upon the vulture eye."
-The Tell-Tale Heart, Edgar Allan Poe

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Given 2012-10-30
Tell-Tale Heart by ~marak24 ( Suggested by grohsARTig and Featured by Moonbeam13 )
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tigerlily-gamgee Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2015  Professional General Artist
very dramatic :)
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DatGuy07 Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2015
Wakey Wakey bitch Angered 
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vezo-art Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
NICE WORK
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shawn-allen Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2014
Hey!  I nicked this image from another post that didn't give you credit.  Another poster let me know it was yours.  
I'd like to know that it's alright with you to use the image.  

Here's the Facebook link.  www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbi…

Sorry about that.
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sh0shH Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2014
WOOW
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sketches1012 Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2014  Student Artist
wow
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jmslayer Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2014
Hey, this is a very nice work! But I have to ask you a question: Why not chose to draw beam of light? As Poe wrote? (sorry for my poor english).
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sarish7 Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2014  Student Digital Artist
I just keep coming back to this drawing, I love that story so much this illustration captures that moment perfectly. Well done.
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DugStanat Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2014  Professional General Artist
brilliant, my heart is clapping!
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lucaslevi Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Insane
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B4LD3R Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
you nailed it! impressing artwork
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MuppetChuck Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2014  Professional Artist
Love Love Love this work.  Truly brings out the terrifying scene that Poe was playing with there.  
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LadyAmalthia1996 Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2014
I'm kinda scared now lol. well done
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Vandal030 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2014
Exellent !
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VertoAtrum Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Ah! This is one of my favorite stories! Amazing work!
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Tiancum Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
haha! love it! the lighting on the pillow and in his eye are amazing! 
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reinisgailitis Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Yeah, Edgar Alan Poe. So great ^^
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connachta Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014
Awesome depiction.
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Illysia-Imagine Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I saw this image, read the title, and then though "I swear I've read this story."  …  I read that ages ago.  This triggered that memory, it's so freaky, and awesome.  I love it!
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Starry-Night-Fox Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I prefer the raven over a tell-tale heart but this art trying to change my mind
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x1madhattergirl1x Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2013   Artist
My favorite Edgar Allan Poe story
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Themushroomgirl Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
LOVE this.
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Surviveroflove Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2013
Wow! So good! I love Edgar Allen Poe and tell-tale heart is one of my favorite short story's from him. Iv read it so much I memorized it word for word. :blush: 
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Conde-Hiro Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2013
amazing! without words.....: )

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Carlodgn Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
Amazing!
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baka3000 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2013
Amazing wawoooooooooooo
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spookycoin Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love horror short sories. and "The Tell-Tale Hart" is one of my favorites. When I saw this it made my mind happy :)
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castillao Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013
when i saw the image in the home page i tought of that story immediately! jajaja 
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SmurfTrail Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Damn <3
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Xavi1232 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Student General Artist
AHHHH I remember reading that story in school! :iconiloveitplz: It was beautiful /just/ like this.
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Retro-Head Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
LOVE THAT STORY :D 
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Waldkeir Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013
Argh! Too excellent! I love Tell-Tale Heart!
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yohan-haash Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
excellent!!
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GeminiMachine Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Student General Artist
Oh my goodness it's beautiful! 
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Idator Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow, amazing work! :D
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kachin77 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I read that awhile ago!
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fluffkitten Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Student General Artist
omg I just read this story a few week ago in class!
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chuyito007 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
creepy awesome 
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Happylarry Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013
THE HEART! I KILLED HIM! IT WAS ME!
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ShadeCiira Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013   General Artist
I perform this as a Dramatic Interpretation nationally, and I must say that I knew exactly what this was as soon as I scrolled by it.
This is stunning!
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GirMonster Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I LOVE this! This is amazing!! I think I've fainted.
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flamehead244 Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013
This absolutely AMAZING! :D fantasic job
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BugraHekimhan Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Student Interface Designer
Amazing.

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SoulCanvas Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013
Wow! :wow: best depiction I've ever seen!
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Xandamus Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013   General Artist
just flip to the other side!
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THErealmrluke Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013
Nice art :D
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IINaruto-KunII Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Student Digital Artist
i love the story <3
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CrescentVenus Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
When we read this my junior year of high school, I had to sleep with my light on and made double sure my door was locked just because of how drawn out and creepy this scene was X*D thank you for making it 10x more chilling than I ever imagined. Pretty sure I'll remember it before I go to sleep 8|
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thebeastsmaelstrom Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this is awesome!  one of the best stories i've read!
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