I’m sure that Mrs. Hudson’s husband committed a great number of crimes in order to get sentenced to death. From the way she flinches when Sherlock slams his hands on the table, I’d say it’s safe to bet that one of his many crimes was spousal abuse.
That would certainly account for why Sherlock ensured his execution.
And why Sherlock got so enraged when he saw that she had been hurt
CAN WE TALK ABOUT THIS SHOT PLEASE??? About how his eyes are mostly in shadow until the last few frames when he lifts his head up just a bit and LIGHT COMES INTO HIS EYES WITH HIS EPIPHANY!?!?!?
Fucking christ I love this show.
There are two types of people.
I’m auburn and that’s just not right for Sherlock. He’s a creature of the night. He’s got a dark, sociopathic side to him. The archetypal image of him is that he’s a slick-looking, dark-haired gentleman with aquiline features. The first thing my mum said when I mentioned to her that I’d got the part was “You don’t have the right nose.