Alejandra Gamgeek
Minister of Silly Drawings, Silly Falls and Crisps. Wanted for blasphemy on twelve systems.

 

What’s the matter, John? Never taken a shortcut before?
17/2/2014
(Yes, self, WTF)

What’s the matter, John? Never taken a shortcut before?

17/2/2014

(Yes, self, WTF)

calm-down-dearest:

“[H]is powers upon the violin… were very remarkable, but as eccentric as all his other accomplishments… When left to himself, he would seldom produce any music or attempt any recognised air… [H]e would… scrape carelessly at the fiddle which was thrown across his knee.” He would however, play (apparently by ear or from memory) pieces such as Mendelssohn’s Lieder to please Watson.

From A Study in Scarlet, chapter 2.

calm-down-dearest:

“[H]is powers upon the violin… were very remarkable, but as eccentric as all his other accomplishments… When left to himself, he would seldom produce any music or attempt any recognised air… [H]e would… scrape carelessly at the fiddle which was thrown across his knee.” He would however, play (apparently by ear or from memory) pieces such as Mendelssohn’s Lieder to please Watson.

From A Study in Scarlet, chapter 2.