Ad interim: Latin phrase, "in the meantime" or "temporarily"
A series of vignettes in various points of view telling the stories of the interim between The Fall and The Return of Sherlock Holmes
"Sweat-damp fingertips pull it out from under the bed frame and you stare at it, but just for a moment. The war wages on in your head as it always does, the combatants never noticing the tiny civilian with a picket sign reading 'Stop! It’s bad for you, just stop!'
You notice him and his little sign, of course you do. You notice everything, and that’s precisely why you’re sitting on the floor worshipping a cardboard box without a second thought."
A one-shot of Sherlock's drug use in University.
"I knew there was crime in London. I’d have to be really thick not to know that. But I was never a part of it…until now."
John's love of rainy days explained in 221 words.