This story is about a women that asks for Shelock 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 woman 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 suposed to get married. And there mother
was also a rich woman but she died long before all this happend and their
stepfather got 750 a year from his dead wifes fund. But if the sisters would
marry he would have to pay them 250 each a year so if the girls would marry he
wouldnt get all the money! But now Helen had decided to get married but then
a few days later her stepfather decided 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 between the sisters room and the stepfathers.
Holmes now was in the room that Helen was suposed to be in and suddenly the
light was lit 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 it to but Holmes
saved the day once again.