Question Starting Points
How did you become involved in the events surrounding the “Sign of Four” case, and what compelled you to cooperate with Sherlock Holmes and his companions?
As the owner of the Aurora, what challenges did you face in navigating the treacherous waters and assisting in the pursuit of justice?
How did your experiences as a seafarer shape your understanding of the case and your interactions with Holmes and his team?
In the face of danger and uncertainty, what motivated you to stand alongside Holmes and contribute to uncovering the truth?
These questions should provide an opportunity for Mordecai Smith to reflect on his role in the story, his relationship with Holmes and his companions, and his experiences as the owner of the Aurora.