Lamb to the slaughter (English)
Updated: 2/19/2021
Lamb to the slaughter (English)

Storyboard Text

  • Exposition
  • Yes.
  • Tired darling?
  • Conflict
  • I've found someone else I would rather marry Mary, I'll make sure you're looked after.
  • What's bothering you darling?
  • I'm going out!
  • Rising action
  • The exposition of the story is when Patrick arrives home and Mary is asking him her usual questions
  • Climax
  • Have I killed him?
  • The conflict in the story is when Patrick tells Mary what's bothering him
  • Falling action
  • The rising action in the story is when Mary is very angry at Patrick and in a flustered state picks up a leg of lamb that is frozen
  • Resolution
  • The climax of the story is when Mary kills Patrick by hitting him with the lamb leg in the back of the head
  • The falling action in the story is when the police come round to investigate the scene of the crime
  • The resolution in the story is when Mary gives the police officer the cooked lamb and gets rid of the evidence and weapon
  • She insisted we finish it.