"Okay, Sally Donovan. What's your game?"


"You didn't alert me to this case because Lestrade asked you to. You called me in on your own initiative."

"I didn't…"

"Don't deny it. I deduced it the moment I received your text."


"And you did not truly mis-hear Morris. The coffee you bought was prepared to my taste, not his. So why are you pretending to be nice to me?"

"I'm not pretending, Freak. I read John's blog."

Sherlock stared after Sally as she stalked from the room. Then he opened the web browser on his phone and started reading.