Sherlock Holmes QotD: 9th January, 2015


Irene_AdlerWoman are naturally secretive.” From A Scandal in Bohemia

Holmes was a Grade A misogynist and his disdain for the fairer sex was rarely hidden. He was regarded as borderline asexual and only Irene Adler was the only woman ever to pique his interest. Some would argue this was because she bested the detective with a classic double cross and mis-direction in the 1891 story in which she appeared.

 

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