[DWJ] The weight discussion

Minnow minnow at belfry.org.uk
Sat May 19 05:48:50 EDT 2007


>On May 18, 2007, at 2:45 PM, Mark Allums wrote:
>
>> One more thing, before we go.  It's not children's lit, but it's lit.
>> Wasn't Sherlock Holmes brother Mycroft obese?  He saw no point in
>> taking to the field to solve crime, he just sat in his chair, and
>> listened to the facts, and used his genius to answer questions.

and Otter suggested:

>I believe you're correct.  Have you tried Laurie King's recent Sherlock
>Holmes stories?  Mycroft is in most of them, at least at the edges.

I have a nightmare that one day someone will start to write The Continuing
Chrestomanci Series, when DWJ is no longer around to prevent it.

Contemplate and scream...

Minnow





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