Tag Archives: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

A few more small, but pithy items…

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My relationship with Superman…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s quotation is from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes story The Crooked Man: Holmes pulled a large sheet of tissue paper out of his pocket and carefully unfolded it upon his knee. ‘What do you … Continue reading

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A few short but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Sir Arthur Conan Doyle quotation is from The Adventure of the Cardboard Box: Watson: Finding that Holmes was too absorbed for conversation I had tossed aside the barren paper, and leaning back in my chair … Continue reading

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False mushrooms at Mr. So-and-so’s…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Sir Arthur Conan Doyle quotation  is from The Adventure of the Dancing Men: Holmes had been seated from some hours in silence with his long, thin back curved over a chemical vessel in which he … Continue reading

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Musing on muscles…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Sir Arthur Conan Doyle quotation is from The Adventure of the Speckled Band: Watson: Suddenly there was a momentary gleam of light up in the direction of the ventilator, which vanished immediately, but was succeeded … Continue reading

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One or two smallish items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Sir Arthur Conan Doyle quotation is from The Hound of the Baskervilles: Watson: For a moment or two I sat breathless, hardly able to believe my ears. Then my senses and voice came back to … Continue reading

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This is not art. No.8…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s quotation is from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s A Case of Identity: Watson: At first it was but a lurid spark upon the stone pavement. Then it lengthened out until it became a yellow line, and … Continue reading

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