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The Mystery and Melancholy of a Street
Sherlock BBC x Alice: Madness Returns
Title based on Giorgio de Chirico's 1914 Surrealist painting of the same name.
'Underneath this reality in which we live and have our being, another and altogether different reality lies concealed.' -Friedrich Nietzsche
Sherlock never tells anyone about his dreams, not even John. He finds it rather embarrassing, really, to admit to having something that dominates his brain function at night and allows it to run rampage among the illogicality of the subconscious, an aspect of which he deems incredibly unnerving. He cannot fathom the notion of losing control over his mind, when it is meant to act as the most important physical and intellectual support of his entire well-being. He is supposed to be the one who dominates it, not, and never, the other way around.
Or at least this is what he constantly tells himself.
When Sherlock had his fifth nightmare last night (the first