Soothing Quotes
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Soothing Quotes

“My mind rebels at stagnation. Give me problems, give me work!”

For the love of puzzles! Sherlock Holmes shares cocaine-hazed, impatient words

In the second Sherlock Holmes book, The Sign of Four, Holmes vents his boredom in a cocaine-induced haze from his apartment in London’s Baker Street. As the reader will suspect, he will not stay bored for long.

Don’t you worry, this story contains no spoilers. I’ll just say I was delighted to find humorous (sometimes farcical) characters in mysterious situations for an enjoyable, short read (The Sign of Four is around…

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Jules | freelance copywriter with itchy feet

Freelance copywriter based in London. I’m fascinated by travel, language, psychology and philosophy. I value health and sustainability.