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Tea with the Watsons by maryfgr23 Tea with the Watsons by maryfgr23
Yea...Joan doesn't frequent the internet as much as she should. And maybe for the better.
I do not necessarily share in the opinions of my characters. I just prefer to focus on the dynamic between Joan and her Sherlock outside the romantic, but I'm not mocking or discouraging those who do.
Otherwise all my ships are unsinkable. (mwahaha!)
I may have gone overboard with the rendering on this one but dammit I just love tea sets and tea rooms!
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sandalaris Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2015
I get this. I kind of both ship them and don't ship them. If that make sense. I enjoy exploring all aspects and potentials of their relationship basically.
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timeandspacewolf Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2015
Awww.. John, don't be embarrassed!
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delusionaltherapist Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2014  Student General Artist
Ooooooooooooooooooooh but he does
XD
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Fireymoonlight Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2014
I love your said tea sets and tea rooms! 
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starluff Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2014
Hah!  That's good, I love it!
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LaDemence-de-la-Vie Featured By Owner May 4, 2014
Literally laughing out loud.
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Ricelittler Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2014
If John were a Chinese, he would respond "hehe..."

:P    
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maryfgr23 Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2014  Professional Filmographer
? wat
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fantasyfanrocks1 Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
you're a very good boyfriend, John. and sherlock Holmes is a very lucky man.
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Loveless-Yokai Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2014
That was the coolest most cruel line ever.
Then theres: "I'm not gay!"
"Yes you are"
And:
"I don't shave just for sherlock Holmes"
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fantasyfanrocks1 Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Hahaha, yes, that one was hilarious!
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PyroFloral Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist

lets not forget the after phrase for I don't shave for Sherlock holmes

"you should put that on a t-shirt"

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fantasyfanrocks1 Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Yes, and that is how the are 1000+ deviations of said t-shirt on deviantart
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tea-and-c0ffe Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2013
Pfffhahahahahahhah! poor john XD
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rababco Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It's funny 'cause John goes through the same thing. You're preaching to the choir Joan! At least you don't have constantly have to try and convince others that you're not gay. Other Watsons didn't have these problems, no one mistook Holmes and Watson for being a couple, everyone just saw them as dear friends.
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raw666 Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2016
Actually, I know some people, including a few literary scholars who think they are gay, but just hide it and don't express it due to the era and leave only hints and it translates to every interpenetration of Homes.
The only exception is Sherlock Homes movies for they kind of show more brotherhood and John really loving his wife. Though even did I heard a writer admit he though their could be something if it was another era. So take how you will.
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rababco Featured By Owner Edited Jan 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Actually, it pretty obvious in the original stories that Watson is completely in love with Mary. It's especially obvious in the story when he originally meets her; he's completely smitten with her and she's all he can think about. He's even afraid of asking her to marry him because he doesn't want her to think he's only after her money. It's just so cute and sweet and I wish there was more of their relationship. Now, I think it's possible that Holmes may have secretly been in love with Watson (personally, I think he's asexual but it's possible he's homoromantic/biromantic asexual) but Watson was obviously in love with Mary so he knew that he would never feel for him the same way he did. In short, I don't see why people think Watson is gay but I kind of understand why people might think Holmes is gay or at least homoromantic/biromantic.

To be honest, I wasn't crazy about Mary's character in the movies I just don't think they did very good job with her character or her in Watson's relationship (in fact, one of the best things about Mary is that she didn't get the way of Holmes and Watson's relationship and realized how important they are to each other, letting them spend as much time together as they'd like but I felt she did the opposite in the movies.) I much prefer Mary's character in BBC Sherlock; not only is she a complex character with a dark past and flaws but she really understands how important Sherlock and John are to each other and loves Sherlock (it's also quite obvious that Sherlock loves Mary too and this could be the first time there could be a threesome hinted at.)
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Think again, Joan. Think again.
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Mariagoner Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013
Hah! I really want these Watson to meet, damn it!
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indhi Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
Oh Joan, you don't even know the half of it....
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141188 Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2013
:D FAVE
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KaiDarknight Featured By Owner May 23, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
oh Joan wish you were wrong ahahahaha feel sorry for John there.... errr... your tea is overflowing ^^;
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marilia11p Featured By Owner May 9, 2013
I love your Elementary/Sherlock comics! They're awesome! Please keep making them!
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maryfgr23 Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Professional Filmographer
Haha Thanks! I intend to!
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FlyingLion76 Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:XD:
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Emgee78 Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2013
Oh man, John's face! Poor dude.
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hitchcockstarlet Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013
Bahaha! This is great. Poor John. I never ship anything outside of cannon, and it kind of creeps me out that so many people make up, erm, so much about characters that are great left alone. My thoughts, anyway. Loving your gallery. :)
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Alphajoy Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2013
Haha! Ideal! That's just how he'd look in that situation! Well done :)
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Katragoness Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I love it. This is priceless. John's reaction...... XD Just made my day is all. :)
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