The Meeting of Sherlock Holmes and John WatsonThe Meeting of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson2 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
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John Watson's train departed at 6:15pm promptly, King's Cross Station. The streets bustled and churned with the late traffic, cabs and stagecoaches flooding the wide roads of London. John gasped. The pain again. He put a hand to his chest. The bullet had been 2 inches from his heart. He hadn't had the courage to tell the doctors it still pained him. They had treated him all over Europe sending him to better hospitals for the good part of two years. He was not planning on going to the hospital any time soon.
People knocked into him as they passed hurriedly to get home to their families, meetings and friends. He sighed. No one was waiting for him. Nothing happened to him any more. He was ill, and tired and alone.
He picked up his luggage-- two tan, leather suitcases, one in each hand-- and continued his departure from the station. He called on a cab pulled by a stron