Reading progress update: I've read 6 out of 1769 pages

 

"Holmes is a little too scientific  for my tastes - it approaches to cold-bloodedness. I could imagine his giving a friend a little pinch of the latest vegetable alkaloid, not out of malevolence, you undestand, but simply out of a spirit of inquiry in order to have an accurate idea of the effects. To do him justice, I think that he would take it himself with the same readiness. He appears to have a a passion for definite and exact knowledge."

A Study in Scarlet

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

It was about time I read the original stories.

 

Update:

Reading progress update: I've read 120 out of 1769 pages

 

"What you do in this world is a matter of no consequence," returned my companion, bitterly. "The question is, what can you make people believe that you have done."

 

A Study in Scarlet - 4★ 

 

MYSTERY + DEATH + LOVE + FAITH +  REVENGE

 

Nice start. Sherlock is brilliant!