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1  Then there was a loud and authoritative tap.
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2  Then there is no more to be done in the matter.
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3  Be one of them, and you will know all that there is to know.
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4  Now, I know that there are seventeen steps, because I have both seen and observed.
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5  She was there in an instant, and I caught a glimpse of it as she half drew it out.
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6  The table was set out ready for me, and Mr. Duncan Ross was there to see that I got fairly to work.
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7  Behind there was nothing remarkable, save that the passage window could be reached from the top of the coach-house.
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8  And yet there was but one woman to him, and that woman was the late Irene Adler, of dubious and questionable memory.
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9  I should not have thought there were so many in the whole country as were brought together by that single advertisement.
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10  As to Mary Jane, she is incorrigible, and my wife has given her notice, but there, again, I fail to see how you work it out.
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11  There was not a soul there save the two whom I had followed and a surpliced clergyman, who seemed to be expostulating with them.
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12  It was all done in an instant, and there was the gentleman thanking me on the one side and the lady on the other, while the clergyman beamed on me in front.
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13  Altogether, look as I would, there was nothing remarkable about the man save his blazing red head, and the expression of extreme chagrin and discontent upon his features.
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14  A groan of disappointment came up from below, and the folk all trooped away in different directions until there was not a red-head to be seen except my own and that of the manager.
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15  You have heard me remark that the strangest and most unique things are very often connected not with the larger but with the smaller crimes, and occasionally, indeed, where there is room for doubt whether any positive crime has been committed.
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16  It seems that there had been some informality about their license, that the clergyman absolutely refused to marry them without a witness of some sort, and that my lucky appearance saved the bridegroom from having to sally out into the streets in search of a best man.
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17  Indeed, apart from the nature of the investigation which my friend had on hand, there was something in his masterly grasp of a situation, and his keen, incisive reasoning, which made it a pleasure to me to study his system of work, and to follow the quick, subtle methods by which he disentangled the most inextricable mysteries.
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