"I got a message from the head office that a gent at this address had been inquiring for 2704," said he.
On the death of Sir Charles we inquired for this young gentleman and found that he had been farming in Canada.
It was a cunning device, for, apart from the chance of driving your victim to his death, what peasant would venture to inquire too closely into such a creature should he get sight of it, as many have done, upon the moor?
May I inquire who has the honour to be the first?" asked Holmes with some asperity.
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