The police tried 2 find the murder weapon around the house and garden and after there search Mrs Maloney insisted that they ate the food she had cooked because she was not up to it, so they did the 3 police officers ate the lamb and the evidence they had spent all day looking for. So in the end Mrs Maloney made up a story before she called the police and after she had murdered Mr Maloney and she got away with murder. The Second story "The Speckled Band" the murderer was Doctor Grimesby
It tells us about a married couple where the man is a police officer and the woman is a loving housewife. One night, when he returns from work, he acts very strangely, and later on he tells her that he wants a divorce because he is having an affair with another woman. The woman gets shocked, and pretends not to have listened. She goes down to the basement to get some food for supper, and she picks up a leg of lamb. Finally, she hits her husband on the head with the frozen leg of lamb, and when the police officers arrive to make investigations about the murder, she offers them the lamb for supper.
She makes Macbeth murder Duncan because he looks too much like her father when he sleeps. Macbeth stabs King Duncan while he is sleeping but he leaves the dagger in the room. Therefore Lady Macbeth has to go retrieve it because Macbeth is too traumatized to return. After the murder, Macbeth is very skittish about people finding out if it was him. Out of rage he kills the guards; this is the first murder Macbeth commits without consulting Lady Macbeth.
Fortunately there was Sherlock, who attacked the snake with a walking stick. The snake went to the physician’s room and it injected it’s venom in him. When Sherlock entered the room the snake has wound the body of the murderer. The death of Julia was an accident where the murderer was Dr. Royllot. He had put the deadly snake in the safe so it can kill Julia.
After shooting and killing small animals and birds, Kemper’s Grandparents took away his rifle. When fifteen years old, Kemper shot and killed his Grandma at the kitchen table after an argument. When his Grandpa got home, he shot him by his car and hid his body. Kemper then called his mom and told her what he did, she urged him call the police and confess. Kemper said he shot his Grandma “to see what it felt like to kill my Grandma” and killed his Grandpa so he wouldn’t know his wife had been killed.
Patrick's wife Mary who is 6 months pregnant hassles Patrick and insists on eating his dinner. Patrick refuses and confesses something shocking, but Mary is still willing to cook dinner. Mary goes to the kitchen and pulls out a piece of lamb from the freezer. She goes b... ... middle of paper ... ... clues and Sherlock Holmes also gives his conclusion during which he explains how he arrived at the mystery's solution. In addition to the 'Speckled band', it has more suspense and tension.
Lamb to the Slaughter By Roald Dahl In Roald Dahl’s short story “Lamb to the slaughter,” the behaviour of the characters makes us shiver. The story starts off with Mary Maloney‘s husband walking in from work and sitting down in the armchair. She then made him a drink and asked him he was tired. She then asked him if he wanted supper but he said no. later he said he had something important to say and for a few moments she stood shocked.
She contacted Mr. Holmes in fear to help her to find out whether her sister´s death was a murder and if so, try and find the killer. Mr. Roylott, the stepfather, tried to use an poisonous snake to murder Helen with and during the climax the snake bit Mr Roylott himself. Firstly, note that the criminal is always punished . At this point we should remember that many during Victorian times people believed that Sherlock Holmes existed and for them the fact that Holmes always finds the criminal gave them a false sense of security. That is why Conan Doyle makes sure the criminal is punished Conan Doyle created Sherlock Holmes as a believable character by making him have both strengths and weaknesses.
While Duncan is asleep, Macbeth stabs him, despite his doubts and a number of supernatural visions, including a vision of a bloody dagger. Macbeth now becomes king and Fearful of the witches’ prophecy that Banquo’s heirs will seize the throne, Macbeth hires a group of murderers to kill Banquo and his son Fleance. They ambush Banquo on his way to a royal feast, but they fail to kill Fleance, who escapes but kills Banquo. Lady Macbeth later kills herself while sleepwalking and Macbeth becomes depressed. Later Macduff comes with his army and beheads Macbeth.
As Beatrix is trying to escape the coffin she is in, Elle arrives at Budd’s trailer to buy the Hattori Hanzo sword. When Budd goes to check the money he reveals a deadly black mamba in the case. Budd then gets killed by the Black Mamba and Elle calls bill telling him that Beatrix killed Budd and that she took care of Kiddo. After getting off the phone with Bill, Beatrix ambushes her. In the middle of their battle Driver reveals to Beatrix that she has poisoned their master Pai Mei in revenge for taking her eye.