ELA: Sherlock Holmes Storyboard; Helen Stoner Scene-Madeleine Ortega

ELA: Sherlock Holmes Storyboard; Helen Stoner Scene-Madeleine Ortega

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Storyboard Description

This scene is from the book Sherlock Holmes-Chapter: "The Speckled Band". This scene is when Helen Stoner comes to Sherlock Holmes and asks for assistance regarding her sister's mysterious death. This scene is also supposed to represent masking.

Storyboard Text

  • Helen Stoner goes to Sherlock for advice regarding her sister's mysterious death.
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Did she tell me all  of  it? She is being used.
  • I was just too shaken....I had-I just had to come here for your advice!
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Helen doesn't tell Sherlock her whole story...
  • Mrs. Stoner, you have not told me all of the details. In fact, you have been cruelly used.
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Wh-what? What do you mean?
  • Holmes uncovers Helen's wrist and finds obvious marks on her wrist shaped like four fingers and a thumb. Helen's face colors deeply and then hides her marks. 
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Helen tries to "cover up" for her father once again.
  • He is a hard man......perhaps he hardly knows his own strength!
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Helen opens up to Sherlock and tells him what her father told her he was doing.
  • Well, it just so happens that he spoke of coming into town today and.....
  • Sherlock Holmes
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