I Am the Cheese

Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter II: The Curse of the Baskervilles

Summary Mortimer presents Holmes and Watson with a manuscript which the always observant Holmes had already noticed and dated at 1730. The document, dated 1742, Baskerville Hall, reveals the myth of the Baskerville curse. At the time of the “Great Revolution,” Mortimer reads, Hugo Baskerville lorded over the Baskerville mansion in Devonshire. Sex crazed and …

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Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter VII: The Stapletons of Merripit House

Summary The next morning, Watson and Sir Henry discuss the advantages of the Baskerville mansion, but Watson nonetheless mentions the crying he heard the previous evening. Sir Henry admits that he also heard the sobbing, but that he thought it was just a dream. Asking Barrymore about the incident, Watson notices that the butler gets …

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