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What I learned: The Return of Sherlock Holmes, by Arthur Conan Doyle

I’ve now read them all. Whether chasing Professor Moriarty or doing his own breaking and entering to solve a crime I’ve read Dr. Watson’s retelling of the adventures of Sherlock Holmes. I’m all the more equipped for party conversations about … Continue reading

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Poetic Prose: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Return of Sherlock Holmes “And yet as we saw it that autumn morning it was not the beauty which would be the first thing to impress the observer. The cheek was lovely, but it was paled with emotion; the … Continue reading

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Poetic Prose: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Return of Sherlock Holmes “Outside the wind howled down Baker Street, while the rain beat fiercely against the windows. It was strange there in the depths of the town, with ten miles of man’s handiwork on every side of … Continue reading

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Poetic Prose: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Return of Sherlock Holmes “As it opened there came a tumultuous rush into the hall, rapid feet clattered up the stair, and an instant later a wild-eyed and frantic young man, pale, disheveled, and palpitating, burst into the room. He looked from … Continue reading

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