A character in BBC One drama, Sherlock, Dr John Watson writes about a previous case, The Elephant in the Room.

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10th June

The Elephant in the Room

Sherlock's had some mad cases over the last couple of years and I wouldn't say I've ever got entirely used to them but nothing, and I mean nothing, could have prepared me for what we found at 29, Ryder Lane in Brockley.

Greg called us in. It was a typical suburban house in a typical suburban street. But inside that typical suburban house were two bodies. And an elephant. An actual elephant. Standing there in the middle of the room looking, well a bit bored, to be honest.

And... sorry! It's another one that I can't actually blog about because of the Official Secrets Act! I've probably said too much as it is. Although I'm not as bad as Sherlock. The amount of times I've had to stop him telling people about it. I swear, I'm going to have to follow him at the wedding to stop him telling people!


I might include it in my best man speech.

Sherlock Holmes 10 June

You'll do no such thing! I don't want MI5 crashing the wedding!

John Watson 10 June

Oh no, I forgot. You want a 'nice quiet, crime-free day'. How utterly tedious.

Sherlock Holmes 10 June

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