The Monkey's Paw (1902)

enjoyableyes
spookyno
scaryno
unsettlingno
goreno
body horrorno
violence toward animalsno
Bechdel-Wallace testfailed
Mako Mori testfailed
X was the real YIt turns out humanity was the real monkey's paw

I reference this story often so I figured I better read it.

It's short, but good. You might as well take like 5 minutes out of your day and read it.