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Explain why Mrs. Maloney gets away with murder and Dr. Roylott doesn't

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EXPLAIN WHY MRS. MALONEY GETS AWAY WITH MURDER AND DR. ROYLOTT DOESN'T Roald Dahl wrote most of his stories for children. This was because he himself didn't have a very pleasant childhood. His childhood affects the outcome of his stories. Roald Dahl also wrote short stories for adults, which sometimes have a twist or they have black humor. Roald Dahl was a 20th Century writer. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a doctor before becoming a full time writer. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's medical career crops up into his stories, for example, in "The Speckled Band," Sherlock Holmes notices that the snake was known as a Swamp Adder and was a deadly poisonous snake. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a 19th Century. Roald Dahl and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle were writhers of different times and their lives before they were writhers affected how they wrote their stories. The writing of a 19th Century story is very confusing. The sentences are very long and often have to be read twice to understand. For example; a quote from "The Speckled Band," shows how long a sentence is "The last squire dragged out his existence there, living the horrible life of an aristocratic pauper; but ...read more.

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Sherlock Holmes was such a good detective that he knew how Dr Roylott killed Miss. Stoner's sister. Sherlock Holmes tells Dr. Watson how he knew Dr Roylott was the murderer, "as I have already remarked to you, to this ventilator and to the bell rope which hung down to the bed. The discovery that this was a dummy, and that the bed was clamped to the floor, instantly gave rise to the suspicion that the rope was there as a bridge for some thing passing through the hole, and coming to the bed. The idea of a snake instantly occurred to me, and when I coupled it with my knowledge that the doctor was furnished with a supply of creatures from India, I felt I felt I was probably on the right track." Sherlock Holmes was a clever and logical character in the story and affected by his author, showing it the author's medical knowledge. Even in the 21st Century Sherlock Holmes is still famous. He got a fellowship for his service to chemistry. He is only a fictional character to ever get such an award. ...read more.

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She waited for her husband to come home from work. This was a woman who really loved her husband. She was pregnant and really happy with her life. A quote from the story, " there was a slow smiling air about her, and about everything she did," this quote would tell the reader that she was happy and happy with life. Until when Mr. Maloney told her about what is happening in his life. She was shocked and didn't know what to do. After she killed Mr. Maloney with the lamb, she makes the detectives look stupid and gets away with the murder by doing this," she looked at him with her large, dark, tearful eyes. Jack Noonan she said," if a woman looked like that at a detective, what other option would he have other than saying to him self, she cannot be the murderer. The detectives were not good enough to suspect that I could have been Mrs. Maloney. Mrs. Maloney knew that the charges for murder. She didn't know if they would kill her before she gave birth or will they wait until she gave birth. In both cases her child would suffer. Mrs. Maloney thought quickly and made the grocer her alibi. This is the way Mrs. Maloney got away with murder. Ummer Chaudhry 11H ...read more.

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