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The Musgrave Ritual

The Musgrave Ritual

Mus-grave ? .. Musse / Muße ⇒ leisure time, Freie Zeit , Unbeschäftigsein .. Muße, as Unbeschäftigsein ⇒ so I rose and lit the candle with the intention of continuing a novel which I was reading ⇒ [ as a w ay to pass th e time] = Muße .. An anomaly which...

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THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN

THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN

THE ADVENTURE OF THE [DANCING MEN] ⇒ [The script of Harappa and Mohenjodaro] .. .. Watson : I see no connection between [the Dancing Men] and [SIND سند]bad .. Holmes : Very likely not; but I can quickly show you a close connection .. “So, Watson,” said...

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Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes .. .. 1. The Adventure of the Three Garridebs .. [s'appuyer sur يَسْتَنِدُ إلى rely on] ⇒ 2. The Adventure of the Dancing Men .. 3. The Adventure of the Red Circle .. 4. A Case of Identity .. 5. The Adventure of the Blue...

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The Five Orange Pips

The Five Orange Pips

◄► The Five Orange Pips .. “Why,” said I, glancing up at my companion, “that was surely the bell. Who could come to-night? Some friend of yours, perhaps?” “Except yourself I have none,” he answered. “I do not encourage visitors.” “A client, then?” “If...

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The Red Circle

The Red Circle

◄► The Red Circle — Why should you go FURTHER in it? What have you TO GAIN from it? — What, indeed? It is art for ART'S SAKE , Watson ⇒ That is, une affaire de coeur .. I suppose when you doctored you found yourself studying cases without thought of a...

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The Norwood Builder

The Norwood Builder

◄► The Norwood Builder .. “The thumb-mark, Lestrade (thumb إبهام اليَدِ ), You said it was final; and so it was, in a very different sense .. That is, in the sense "donkey" .. إبهام = something incomprehensible or [nonsense ] = [أَمْرٌ مُبْهَم ] .. bahim...

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THE CROOKED MAN

THE CROOKED MAN

◄► One summer night, a few months after my marriage, I was seated by my own hearth smoking a last pipe and (nodding over طفَا على) a novel, for my day's work had been an exhausting one. My wife had already gone upstairs, and the sound of the locking of...

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A CASE OF IDENTITY

A CASE OF IDENTITY

Miss Mary Sutherland " A Case of Identity" is one of the 56 short Sherlock Holmes stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and is the third story in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes . The story revolves around the ... “Why did you come away to consult...

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THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY

THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY

“It is of THE HIGHEST IMPORTANCE in the art of detection to be able to recognize, out of a number of facts, which are INCIDENTAL and which VITAL. Otherwise your energy and attention must be dissipated instead of being concentrated .. (The Reigate Puzzle)...

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The Adventure of the Cardboard Box

The Adventure of the Cardboard Box

"And now the matter had begun to straighten itself out wonderfully. We had learned of the existence of this steward, an impulsive man, of strong passions--you remember that he threw up what must have been a very superior berth in order to be nearer to...

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