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tip had been cut off, not bitten off, but the cut was not a clean one, so I deduced a
"Holmes," I said, "you have drawn a net round this man from which he cannot
escape, and you have saved an innocent human life as truly as if you had cut the cord
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"Mr. John Turner," cried the hotel waiter, opening the door of our sitting -room, and
ushering in a visitor.
The man who entered was a strange and impressive figure. His slow, limping step and
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strength of body and of character. His tangled beard, grizzled hair, and outsta nding,
drooping eyebrows combined to give an air of dignity and power to his appearance,
but his face was of an ashen white, while his lips and the corners of his nostrils were
tinged with a shade of blue. It was clear to me at a glance that he was in the grip of
some deadly and chronic disease.
"Pray sit down on the sofa," said Holmes gently. "You had my note?"
"Yes, the lodge-keeper brought it up. You said that you wished to see me here to
"I thought people would talk if I went to the Hall ."
"And why did you wish to see me?" He looked across at my companion with despair
in his weary eyes, as though his question was already answered.
"Yes," said Holmes, answering the look rather than the words. "It is so. I know all
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