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26 Nov 2018
So that was how John Watson found himself standing awkwardly in the kitchen, steeling himself to drown his flatmate.
Sherlock asks John to drown him in the kitchen sink for an experiment. John likes it. Sherlock asks to drown John in the kitchen sink, and John likes that even more.
26 Oct 2018
Sherlock Holmes is dead.
John keeps repeating it in the hopes that sooner or later, his mind will begin to recognize it as truth.
The milk has gone off, and Sherlock Holmes is dead.
I’m late to the clinic, and Sherlock Holmes is dead.
I feel like I’m going insane, and Sherlock Holmes is dead.
Nothing makes it feel any more real, but John repeats it anyway. His therapist thinks it will help. Because that’s what John does, these days. He goes to therapy, for all the good it does him (none at all, thank you very much). He buys milk. He goes to work. He’s polite to strangers even when he feels like screaming.
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John watched Sherlock jump from the roof of Bart's hospital, and he can't believe the detective is dead. John concocts a series of increasingly dangerous "experiments" in order to prove that Sherlock is alive.
Maka is coming over for dinner, and everything has to be perfect.