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BBC Sherlock- Sink TeethThe skull is small in his hands, the eye sockets barely big enough for his fingertips to press through and the gnashed bone teeth able to lock around his smallest finger with only a tinge of strain. It's the tiniest bit of bone he's ever examined, as it's only slightly bigger than a pound, and he's only doing it for the bits gashed at the top. The mouse had been captured by an animal first, and he doesn't know if it's supposed to be important or not, but it's fascinating enough to stop the slow crawl of boredom from settling into the base of his skull. He's moved over the sink now, the fluorescents better there than in the main room, and he turns the bone in his hands to get a better angle when it slips.
He doesn't have time to snatch it before it clatters into the sink, disappearing down the gaping black mouth of the bladed drain.
"Shit." Sherlock Holmes spats in a hushed tone, not like him to curse, frustration creeping into it as pale eyes recount the descent of bone down the
EasterRemember what you love,
you with sand in your teeth
and the feral burn of hunger
in your eyes.
God sends his regrets.
He made you grasping and slow,
in a late hour
when the wine washed low.
Remember what you love.
Fall to your knees in the toss
and the swell, quell
the appetite of the cold black sea.
Beg blessings for your home
and the salt-sick trees.
Reach what lies near:
the fat-faced child, the sweet-soft lamb;
tether the tantrum, trickle the blood.
Offer psalms to what is holy,
whisper the name of what you love
as it bobs in the bleak mad sea.
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