Unfortunately these are a part of everyone’s life, including the inhabitants of Baker Street. Workmen and shopkeepers send their bills to Holmes, Watson and Mrs. Hudson. And of course Holmes sends out his bills to his clients.
To: Mrs. Hudson
Bill for repairs to 221B:
Sorting out flood in bathroom
Sorting out strange noise in pipes
Plumber's note: I have now found the source of the problem but I believe you said last time you did not have the heart to evict him.
To: Mrs. Hudson
Bill from Wilton’s Wines and Spirits:
12 bottles of gin
24 bottles of light beer
7 bottles of Scotch
5 bottles of brandy
1 bottle of tonic
Hope this will suffice for this month but if not, please do not hesitate to contact us.
To Lord Brawlton:
The bill for retrieving your kidnapped goldfish plus expenses is enclosed.
Dear Mr. Holmes:
Thank you once again for the return of Moby and Dick, and for your prompt bill.
In fact I had been going to send you a bill for the damage caused to the west wing, the fountains and my wife’s mental health during the course of your investigations.
But let's just call it even.
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