Study Guide

The Moonstone Second Period, Narrative 6, Chapter 2

By Wilkie Collins

Second Period, Narrative 6, Chapter 2

  • Cuff reports that Godfrey was smothered with a pillow as he was lying there, and that his killers must have come in through the trapdoor in the ceiling.
  • After killing Godfrey and taking the diamond, they left the same way.
  • Circumstantial evidence points to the three Indians, although there is no legal evidence that would stand up in court.