60 Words for 60 Cases
A collection of 60-word ficlets, at least one for every canon Arthur Conan Doyle Sherlock Holmes story, written for the LJ community sherlock60.
For convenient ease of reading, try this link for all the ficlets on one page or the chapter index.
This is a collection of 60-word ficlets, each inspired by a canon ACD Sherlock Holmes story and crossposted at the LiveJournal community sherlock60. Our comm is a great way to read through the original cases -- come join us if you're at all interested. Even if you don't write with us, come for the great variety of fic to read. Everyone does something different, and it's a lot of fun!
Looking for a specific story? Use the chapter index to find it, or view all the ficlets on one page.
Chapter 1: The Abbey Grange
The Abbey Grange: Decision
"You have heard the evidence. Do you find the prisoner guilty or not guilty?"
The British jury tensed; this responsibility was sudden and sobering. He straightened his back, tucked his hands behind him and looked Captain Crocker over with care. The man was worn through completely by powerful love and concern. Watson rendered his decision quickly.
"Not guilty, my lord."