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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • "It’s no use, John Clay," said Holmes blandly.
  • The man who entered was a sturdy, middle-sized fellow, some thirty years of age, clean-shaven, and sallow-skinned, with a bland, insinuating manner, and a pair of wonderfully sharp and penetrating grey eyes.
  • "Indeed, Doctor," said Holmes blandly.
  • "You will excuse me," said Holmes blandly, "but I could not help overhearing the questions which you put to the salesman just now.

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