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I Love Sherlock Holmes

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    I Wish I Was Sherlock Holmes.

    You know those anime geeks that are like, "I wish I was a super ninja mech"? Well I wish I was Sherlock Holmes. A gay Sherlock Holmes. I've read all the books, seen all the tv shows (Russian version included), I even write fiction. I just love the...
    Konrad Konrad 22-25, M 7 Responses Apr 8, 2009

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    Reading The All His Stories

    I am currently reading all this stories in the Complete Sherlock Holmes.  Whereas I love how he figures out the mystery, I hate the first person storytelling.  Ugh, Watson slows my enthusiasm down.  lol
    Parthenopeaigle Parthenopeaigle 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 20, 2010

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    sorry for dreadful spelling but.

    ... IM NOT A PHYCAPATH I AM A HIGH FUNCTIONING SOCIOPATH.. DO YOUR RESEARCH
    ParisMaisie ParisMaisie 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Jeremy Brett's Sherlock

    Think it would have been late 80’s/early 90’s when I first “got into” the Sherlock Holmes stories and it’s all thanks to an actor (sadly no longer with us) called Jeremy Brett. There have been many actors over the years who have played in this role, obvious choices...
    liguidgold liguidgold 41-45, F 12 Responses Jun 15, 2011

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    Elementary, My Dear Pinkie......

    I have been a Sherlock Holmes fan since I was 12 years old; the first book I ever read was 'The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes' which ended with 'The Final Problem'  - and I was devestated to think that Holmes was dead. Then about 6 months later I discovered 'The Return of...
    pinkie5549 pinkie5549 61-65, F Sep 26, 2011

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    The Cover Of The Book.

    I remember the first time I've read a book of the canon of Sherlock Holmes. I had already heard about him, but I had no idea about how was he.  I was 10. I was quite young, it's true, to fell in love for a man that older than me, but it wasn't bad. I really changed...
    TheMasquerade TheMasquerade 16-17 Jan 2, 2012

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    I Waffles Sherlock Holmes

    I LUV SHERLOCK HOLMES, EVER SINCE I WAS LITTLE I FOUND SHERLOCK HOLMES TO BE THE COOLEST REALISTIC FICTIONAL CHARACTER EVER. I ALSO VERY MUCH ENJOYED THE NEW SHERLOCK HOLMES FILM BY GUY RITCHIE. :)
    gangstachicago gangstachicago 31-35 Apr 15, 2010

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    jtzr jtzr 22-25, F Jan 12

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    Elementary

    ... ACD, his inpept ability to create such a beloved character that has been the inspiration for so many including myself. His creative inner mind birthed a man who by academic standards is no more learned than you or me, who instead relies on his amazing abilities of inference...
    Dmflowers Dmflowers 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 1, 2009

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    House Of Silk

    anyone read the house of silk by Anthony Horrowitz? a great story I thought and very true to the spirit of conan doyle both in atmosphere and use of language. Thoughts anyone?
    candle2 candle2 46-50, M Jan 29, 2013

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    Happinessarrow Happinessarrow 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    Stating The Obvious

    He pioneered the use of "no **** Sherlock" when sharing what is considered common knowledge.
    MsSerendipity MsSerendipity 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 20, 2010

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    "Caring is not an advantage,

    Sherlock." -Mycroft Holmes
    MariaRina MariaRina 16-17, F Jan 23

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    I do love Sherlock Holmes

    because we are so similar except I am a better version of him I dont fiddle about burying my emotions like he does I have none I don't deduce stuff about people to show off or solve mystery I do it to find their weakness I am Sherlock 2.0
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 10

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    This timeless character may be portrayed by

    Robert Downey Jr. or Benedict Cumberbatch or Jonny Lee Miller but he's perfect each time. Each actor has a different way of showcasing the enigmatic Sherlock Holmes. My preference is definitely towards Cumberbatch's Sherlock (I have a soft-spot for BBC shows). Recently I came to...
    wateven wateven 16-17, F Mar 2

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    Something's Afoot

    There is controversy in the Holmes land: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/07/books/suit-says-sherlock-belongs-to-the-ages.html?hp&_r=0
    RunToTheMoon RunToTheMoon 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 7, 2013

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    New Movie

    did anyone see the trailer for the new Sherlock Holmes movie????looks awesome....don"t care for the actor but what evers....cant wait
    devilmademedoit devilmademedoit 26-30 1 Response Dec 10, 2009

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    What About the Rest?

    Poor old Arthur Conan Doyle I feel so sorry for him. Why? I hear you ask. How can you feel sorry for one of the greatest writers this country has ever produced.  The creator of a charactor so beloved by every generation since he first appeared over 100 years ago. ...
    Leon246 Leon246 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 5, 2009

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    SHERLOCK IS THE NEW bbc /pbs adaptation of the

    Holmes chronicles that began to bore their creator,A Conan Doyle,as much as they have fascinated generations of young readers of all age groups..they set out to make a 21st century "Sherlock",and have succeeeded better than ones wild expectations. No "persian slipper" and...
    bookerdana bookerdana 51-55, M Jan 21

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    It Was Love At First Reading

    I was in fifth grade. I loved mysteries. At the time, Remington Steele was popular. I had been reading Nancy Drew at the recommendation of a friend, and they were okay, but I was always looking for something new. I came across a small collection of six Sherlock Holmes...
    cameoblue cameoblue 36-40, F Oct 16, 2011

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    Along With The Holmes

    stories, I think I have read nearly everything Doyle had written by the time I was 17.  Still like watching the Sherlock Holmes movies and the old shows, good entertainment, and don't think there will ever be another Holmes such as Basil Rathbone, even though he said the...
    coloco coloco 61-65, M Nov 9, 2010

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    Last Night Modern Take On Sherlock Was Less Then Chappy

    SHERLOCK IS NOT AND WAS NOT EVER LIKE THE MODERN DR WHO ... WHAT DIP STICK WOULD CAST THE SHADOW OF TRETERY TO OVER THE NAME OF SHERLOCK TO DO THAT... BUT YES HE WAS A BIT OBSESSIVE AND A ADDICT ... BUT i GAVE UP ON THIS MODERN TAKE TV SERIES ... IT WAS ON CHANEL 9 AND LOOKED...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 23, 2012

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    Sherlock

    Has anybody caught the BBC series SHERLOCK? It is an updated version set in modern day London starring Benedict Cumberbatch. I think it is brilliant. They have really caught the essescene of the charactor and the stories whilst keeping it real for modern times. The actors are...
    Leon246 Leon246 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 31, 2012

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    Elementary My Dear Watson

    He is very very clever man.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 11, 2010

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    Who Couldn't Love Those Stories?

    I started reading the Sherlock Holmes stories last year, at the very beginning. Wonderful. I had seen the Robert Downey Jr movie before then, and afterwards I saw the BBC TV series (both of which are pretty damn amazing by the way, alternative takes on things are great I think...
    TheBohemian TheBohemian 16-17, M Nov 23, 2011

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    Who Acted The Role Best?

    I figure Jeremy Brett played the role best. The intensity he brought to the role was phenomenal. Whats your opinion?
    mustbnemi mustbnemi 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 1, 2012

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    I believe in Sherlock Holmes

    I first read the Sherlock Holmes stories when I was nine and have loved them ever since. Recently I've been watching the BBC series Sherlock and I just love it! They managed to stay true to the stories and do the modern thing.Of course a modern Sherlock would have a cell and a...
    momolove1955 momolove1955 56-60, F 3 Responses May 2, 2012

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    I Love Sherlock Holmes

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle must have been a genius, this was a truly timeless set of amazing stories!!!
    iaresadd3 iaresadd3 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 31, 2012

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    My Honey Is Far From Me

    My boyfriend of 8 months lives 3 hours away. It's hard sometimes but I remind him it's only temporary as I will move there next summer At times I feel he pulls away from me b/c he doesn't text like he use to but he does call. I do go to see him every weekend. He says he loves me...
    akan akan 41-45, F 2 Responses May 11, 2011

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    Every single nuance of Holmes's character is

    writ large across Jeremy Brett's face, from his engaged hyperactivity to his disengaged languor. Smoking his pipe to solve a problem, playing the violin (badly) to relieve stress... His social skills (or lack thereof) and sense of drama are all intact, and you can practically...
    paradox14 paradox14 31-35, M Jul 6

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    Related Experiences

    Pity Conan Doyle didn't care for his fictional detective as much as the fans of Sherlock Holmes, but he did listen to them at least in wanting him miraculously returned, after he...
    HolmesGirl HolmesGirl 51-55, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Hound of the Baskervilles was the first Holmes novel I read and the one that got me hooked. If you have never read Conan Doyle before, start with this one. If you don't have the...
    HolmesGirl HolmesGirl 51-55, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    The unmatched mystery & thrill :D
    Maverickewal Maverickewal 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I can fly like a Superman, i have courage like batman, detective skills like Sherlock Holmes, i can teleport myself and things to any place any time, i have money to buy a whole...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    I am gonna talk here only about Sherlock's Holmes character , because I've found some flaws in the script that cheapens the whole series for me , but I would like to focus on the...
    Sheiriam Sheiriam 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    "Do not drive with sunshield in place." -- On a cardboard sunshield that keeps the sun off the dashboard. "This product is not to be used in bathrooms." -- On a Holmes bathroom...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    At a crime scene I want somebody to just walk right up to Sherlock and put a baby in his arms, then proceed in doing important business, thus leaving Sherlock holding an infant...
    Skittles2587 Skittles2587 13-15, F Nov 30

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    For some time many of us have wondered just who is Jack Schitt? We find ourselves at a loss when someone says, "You don't know Jack Schitt!" Well, thanks to my genealogy efforts...
    mzkayz mzkayz 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 23

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    I think a good bromance is equally or more beautiful than a romantic romance! Even though I'm not a bro, the love between my best friend and I is something incomparable and...
    Speranza27 Speranza27 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    I am normally a sensible and practical woman. I'm working towards getting my associates degree in computer science and I have a boyfriend that I've been with off and on for a few...
    agathashelly agathashelly 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Sherlocks fan fictions are definitely the best
    alexx39 alexx39 16-17, F Nov 24

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    Love is a very mysterious word for me. I don't even think I can define it. It's vague and it has so many possibilities. But what I know is that love makes me dream. It makes me...
    MsDemeanorMe MsDemeanorMe 31-35, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Lyrics by EminemJust gonna stand there and watch me burnWell that's alright because I like the way it hurtsJust gonna stand there and hear me cryWell, that's alright because I...
    throwawaychild throwawaychild 46-50, M 45 mins ago

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    Almost Lover- A Fine Frenzy Your fingertips across my skin The palm trees swaying in the wind Images You sang me Spanish lullabies The sweetest sadness in your eyes Clever trick...
    AshleyWCSloth AshleyWCSloth 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    baby that's enough back to me. I love you so much like god on sky and you on earth I don't know but if someone loved me the way I love you I would be the happiest person in the...
    Lilyalexandergia Lilyalexandergia 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    No matter what I do or what I say I swear my love is never good enough. Anytime I try to show someone the love they want they end up back tracking and settling for someone who...
    Mystique91 Mystique91 22-25, F 7 hrs ago

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    I love my coworkers, I love the benefits, I love the sense of community, I love being an individual, I love the ability when I get to work from home, I even like the office dog!
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 hrs ago

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