September 18, 1889: Mary Sutherland and Hosmer Angel went for their second walk. [IDEN]
“He was a very shy man, Mr. Holmes. He would rather walk with me in the evening than in the daylight, for he said that he hated to be conspicuous. Very retiring and gentlemanly he was. Even his voice was gentle. He’d had the quinsy and swollen glands when he was young, he told me, and it had left him with a weak throat, and a hesitating, whispering fashion of speech. He was always well dressed, very neat and plain, but his eyes were weak, just as mine are, and he wore tinted glasses against the glare.”
3 Replies to “On September 18th…”
This is really a find!
I quite like those glasses. It took some Internet hunting to find a photo that I could use!
Great job in finding them Selena, from Chips
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