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  1. Public Bookmark 3

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    Holmes and Watson was walking past by a few children playing skipping rope on the street when Holmes mentioned that he was not familiar with the exercise. Disbelievingly, Watson teased him. In retaliation, Holmes declared that he needed to examine this exercise closer and asked Watson to participate while he inspected.

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    16 Jun 2018

  2. Public Bookmark 1

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    But youth, balancing itself upon hope, is for ever in extremes; its expectations are continually aroused only to be baffled; and disappointment, like a summer shower, is violent in proportion to its brevity.
    -- Letitia Elizabeth Landon

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    20 Dec 2017

  3. Public Bookmark 1

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    "By Jove, that's soldiers for you!" Roxton laughed. "Even in death, the moment a man has an empty barracks to himself, what!"

     

     

    John Roxton and Ned Malone go ghost-chasing again, but this time it is they, not Reverend Mason, who enable the ghosts' release.

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    19 Nov 2017

  4. Public Bookmark 5

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    “Of all the mixture of half-truths, gross oversimplifications, and farrago of lies I have sent him over the years, the Adventure of the Five Orange Pips stands out as one of the most extraordinary taradiddles that ever masqueraded as a truthful account.”

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    19 Nov 2017

  5. Public Bookmark 20

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    A correspondence between Holmes and Watson in the immediate aftermath of the Great War in which they discuss questions of history both public and personal.

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    04 Nov 2017

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