Either let Sherlock and John have a platonic, loving friendship, which only relative strangers would have reason to misinterpret. Or if there is actually something more between them, something that would justify a person as close to them as Mrs Hudson making that leap, then go ahead and give that idea the actual exploration it deserves in this day and age.
—Digital Spy’s otherwise glowing review
of The Empty Hearse (via graceebooks
“My dear Watson,” said the well-remembered voice, “I owe you a thousand apologies. I had no idea that you would be so affected.”
needy Sherlock and his John ♥
I still really like the legends and stories where the merfolk are not friendly but like to drown people. sorry John.