A lady is asphyxiated to death, and Holmes and Watson find out that she was pregnant and her husband was sterile. This leads to further complications including her family history; meanwhile Holmes helps Detective Bell who needs some financial support for his mother.
Did You Know?
Holmes says of Clift, "Perhaps a talking dog was commanding him...". David Berkowitz, AKA Son of Sam, attempted a disingenuous insanity defense by claiming a demon dog told him to kill. After his conviction on multiple murder counts, Berkowitz tried to convince folks that a Satanic coven committed the shootings. See more
Cuckolds and murdered wives have a habit of going together.