"It just shows you how important it is to represent everyone in our profession." (x)
MEDIA REPRESENTATION IS IMPORTANT
At the beginning of every Sherlock Holmes story, there are two or three pages of just Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson having a chat by the fireside.
what people fell in love with. So we’ve always
As we keep proclaiming to anyone who’s not completely bored of it by now: it’s not a detective show. It’s a show about a detective
why it’s a hit. That’s
why it’s exciting. —
(IGN.com pre-TSoT interview, January 2014 [x])
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There is nothing more important to me than you. Nothing. Not this film, not my whole sodding career, do you understand?” Sherlock said nothing, just looked at him with disbelieving eyes. “Don’t you fucking talk to me about something of value that I see in you, because it is you that I value, every bit of you, the shiny bits and the dodgy bits and all the bits in between. I don’t love you because of some little glimmer of worthiness that a bunch of fucking wankers convinced you that you didn’t possess. I don’t love you because you deserve it. None of us deserve it, but all of us deserve it. I love you because you are Sherlock Holmes and I am John Watson and we were waiting for each other without knowing it. You don’t have to act a certain way or be a certain person, you don’t have to earn my love, because it is yours no matter what you do and you’re just going to have to get used to it. —
—John Watson, Performance in a Leading Role by Mad_Lori, Chapter 13
This whole scene is just so intense but John’s speech always makes me a bit teary.
I am sometimes asked what’s my favorite bit from “Performance” and I have trouble answering. While the bit where Sherlock explains his sexuality gets a lot of love from readers, as does John’s Oscar speech, this…I think this might be my favorite.
Get To Know Me Meme: [4/5] Favourite Characters » Kieren Walker.
It’s becoming like it was before and I don’t know how to change it.
♕ The British and Irish Quidditch League was established in 1674. Due to the need to maintain anti-Muggle security, the professional League was formed of the thirteen best teams at the time, and all others were asked to disband.
inspired by [x]
Everything that happens now is in your hands. I have faith in you, Raven.
Did it ever occur to you that we don’t want to get in touch with our feelings? That actually feeling our feelings might make it impossible to survive in here?
"We forget, for a long second, that we’re watching a serial killer."