And Then There Were None

And Then There Were None

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  • eight people arrive to Solider island. A  place of an unknown owner. each received a letter from a U.N. Owen. Arriving at the island by boat, they are to walk to the house which is on a hill. 
  • this place hardly seems like a place of pleasureful living.
  • exposition
  • whisper 
  • The people arrive at the house to find only two servants with directions to give each a room and do whatever the guests ask.
  • Very queer. That woman looks very nervous. how can somebody be that scared in their own home?
  • Welcome, let  me show you to your rooms. 
  • Very queer.
  • rising action
  • After being shown to their rooms, preparing and eating dinner, the guests are in a living room when a message accusing then all of murder rings out.
  • Absurd!!!
  • Prisoners at the bar, have you anything to say in your defence?
  • rising action
  • One by one the people begin to die being   "sentenced to death by the mysterious U.N. Owen. As they die they follow the pattern of a brutal nursery rhyme. Until one is left. The sweet and kind Vera Claythorne who hangs herself, being guilty of shooting the other survivor before her.     
  • climax   
  • As detectives and police flood the crime scene  it becomes evident that there is no sensible solution for the mass killing.   
  • falling action
  • Sir, they are all dead, every one of them. Ten people with no traces of the killer.
  • Then, I declare the case closed.
  • Our men are tired, they can't go on searching.
  • Walking on a beach one day a boy finds a message in a bottle washed  up on the shore. Reading the massage,  he is enlightened with the case of Solider Island. 
  • Signed, Laurence Wargrave 
  • resolution
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