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Carruthers (Character)
from Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)

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"The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: The Solitary Cyclist (#1.4)" (1984)
Carruthers: Get out of this house!
Woodley: All right! I'm going. I'm not interested in old men. And old maids!

Woodley: You're too late, she's my wife!
Carruthers: No, she's your widow.
[Shoots him]

Sherlock Holmes: And Carruthers, you made the mistake of falling in love with her.
Carruthers: The first time that ever I knew what love was, Mr. Holmes.
Sherlock Holmes: Why didn't you tell her of the danger she was in?
Carruthers: Because-because she would have left me, and I couldn't bear to face that.
Carruthers: Oh, what will happen to my daughter, Sarah?
Dr Watson: We'll see she's well taken care of.
Carruthers: You see, even if she couldn't love me, it meant a great deal to see her about the house and hear the sound of her voice.
Dr Watson: You may call it love, Mr. Carruthers, I should call it selfishness.
Carruthers: Maybe the two things go together.
Carruthers: But I tried to protect her,