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1  To Sherlock Holmes she is always the woman.
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2  It was late before Sherlock Holmes returned.
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3  Sherlock Holmes clapped his hands softly together and chuckled.
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4  Sherlock Holmes had sprung out and seized the intruder by the collar.
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5  Sherlock Holmes was transformed when he was hot upon such a scent as this.
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6  Sherlock Holmes took a folded paper from his pocket and flattened it out on the table.
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7  Sherlock Holmes was wrong in his conjecture, however, for there came a step in the passage and a tapping at the door.
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8  I found Sherlock Holmes alone, however, half asleep, with his long, thin form curled up in the recesses of his armchair.
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9  Sherlock Holmes stopped in front of it with his head on one side and looked it all over, with his eyes shining brightly between puckered lids.
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10  Sherlock Holmes was not very communicative during the long drive and lay back in the cab humming the tunes which he had heard in the afternoon.
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11  I trust that I am not more dense than my neighbours, but I was always oppressed with a sense of my own stupidity in my dealings with Sherlock Holmes.
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12  Sherlock Holmes was pacing up and down the platform, his tall, gaunt figure made even gaunter and taller by his long grey travelling-cloak and close-fitting cloth cap.
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13  Sherlock Holmes sat silent for a few minutes with his fingertips still pressed together, his legs stretched out in front of him, and his gaze directed upward to the ceiling.
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14  I had expected to see Sherlock Holmes impatient under this rambling and inconsequential narrative, but, on the contrary, he had listened with the greatest concentration of attention.
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15  I had called upon my friend, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, one day in the autumn of last year and found him in deep conversation with a very stout, florid-faced, elderly gentleman with fiery red hair.
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16  Sherlock Holmes and I surveyed this curt announcement and the rueful face behind it, until the comical side of the affair so completely overtopped every other consideration that we both burst out into a roar of laughter.
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17  Sherlock Holmes welcomed her with the easy courtesy for which he was remarkable, and, having closed the door and bowed her into an armchair, he looked her over in the minute and yet abstracted fashion which was peculiar to him.
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