React to “The Masque of the Red Death” Address the following in your writing: • An element of Gothic fiction is a strong, moral message by tale’s end. Revisit the last paragraph of “Red Death.” What moral message is revealed? How was this lesson developed by elements of the story? • Discuss anything “cool” you noticed from a literary standpoint. • Qualify the story as an example of Gothic fiction. Look at your writing and notes from earlier this week.