…it’s just the shock talking.
NERVES OF STEEL.
Sherlock’s face when he realises that it was John who shot the cabbie :’) And maybe the first time that someone has risked their life so much for him in his life… And John only just met him yesterday. This is when Sherlock really starts to love his doctor :3
um. they are holding hands.
"Direct eye contact typically lasts two seconds—but the more [one is] attracted to someone, the longer [one] stretch[es] it…Experts say that prolonged eye contact stimulates oxytocin, the ‘bonding hormone’ that makes [one] feel more loved"
Sherlock | Favourite Things | A Study in Pink | 027JOHN: You don’t have a girlfriend then?
SHERLOCK: Girlfriend, no, not really my area.
JOHN: … Oh, right. D’you have a boyfriend? Which is fine, by the way.
SHERLOCK: I know it’s fine.
JOHN: So you’ve got a boyfriend.
JOHN: Right. Good. Okay. You’re unattached, like me. Fine. Good.
SHERLOCK: John, I think you should know that I consider myself married to my work, and while I’m flattered by your interest, I’m really not looking for any kind of…
JOHN: No. [clears throat, shakes head] No, I’m not… asking… no. I’m just saying: It’s all fine.