As it emerged into the moonshine I saw what it was.
With a nod he vanished into the bedroom, whence he emerged in five minutes tweed-suited and respectable, as of old.
Presently he emerged, looking even more flurried than before.
"You want to go home, no doubt, Doctor," he remarked as we emerged.
We rattled through an endless labyrinth of gas-lit streets until we emerged into Farrington Street.
In a very short time a decrepit figure had emerged from the opium den, and I was walking down the street with Sherlock Holmes.
He was the keeper of a low den in which I used to lodge in Swandam Lane, where I could every morning emerge as a squalid beggar and in the evenings transform myself into a well-dressed man about town.
Presently she emerged from the room again, and in the light of the passage-lamp your son saw that she carried the precious coronet in her hands.
Most of his time he would spend in his room, with the door locked upon the inside, but sometimes he would emerge in a sort of drunken frenzy and would burst out of the house and tear about the garden with a revolver in his hand, screaming out that he was afraid of no man, and that he was not to be cooped up, like a sheep in a pen, by man or devil.
Sherlock Holmes had been silent all the morning, dipping continuously into the advertisement columns of a succession of papers until at last, having apparently given up his search, he had emerged in no very sweet temper to lecture me upon my literary shortcomings.