Mrs. Maloney has been waiting patiently for her husband who is a detective to get home.
Oh good your finally home!
we need to talk about something....
Mr. Maloney has to tell Mrs. Maloney, who is his wife that is pregnant that he has been cheating on her.
Mrs. Maloney in shock went to go get a lamb leg from the freezer and killed Mr.Maloney with it. After she got it together she went to the grocery store for a alibi
Mrs. Maloney called the police and detectives came over to interview her , but she had an alibi, being that she went to the grocery store. and she was pregnant so they weren't suspicious.
Mrs. Maloney insisted for the detectives to eat. so she ended up feeding the detectives the murder weapon and got away with the murder
"lamb in the slaughter" is a story about Mrs.Maloney who was a happy woman that had everything going on in her life, she was pregnant and had a husband that she loved. Until one day her husband came home and told her some awful new's that he was cheating on her . Mrs.Maloney in shock offered to make dinner to which her husband declined and said he was" leaving". She still insisted and in shock hit her husband on the head with a frozen lamb leg,killing him. she then made an alibi by going to the grocery store. When the detectives showed up the only thing they felt towards her was remorse. Mrs. Maloney being sneaky served the murder weapon to the detectives and got rid of all of the evidence .