Sherlock Holmes
The Speckled Band
This story is about a women that askes for
Shelocks Holmes help because she belives that she is going to die like her sister that died two years before. She belives that her sister was either frightened to death or killed by gipsies. Because when this women Helen found her sister the last words the she sad were: ‚‚Helen! Oh my God, Helen! It was the band! The speckled band!”. All this happend just before Helens sister was supose to get marryed. And there mother was also a rich women but she died long before all this happend and there stepfather got 750 a year from his dead wife found. But if the sisters would marry he would have to pay them 250 each a year so if the girls would marry he wouldn’t get all the money!
But now Helen had dicided to get marryed but then a few days later her stepfather dicided to mend the wall of Helens room so that she had to move into her sisters room and now she was scared for her live. So Sherlock Holmes went to investigate. Holmes investigated the whole house and he build up a plan to catch the murderer! Holmes had found out that there was an air-vent that was inside the house betwenn the sisters room and the stepfathers. Holmes now was in the room that Helen was supose to be in and sudenly the light was light in the stepfathers room, and then Sherlock jumped and hit the bellrobe under the air-vent. Then there was a little whistle and then a scream and Holmes ran to the other room and there was the stepfather dead and with a speckled band on him. It was no band it was a Indian snake that the stepfather used to kill Helens sister and was going to kill Helen with but Holmes saved the day once again.