While recovering from his gun shot wounds, Holmes eschews painkillers while working on a case of a Greek shipping magnate - involving an assassination and currency manipulation - before his final showdown with Moriarty.
Did You Know?
In the episode 1.17 "Possibility Two," Sherlock mispronounces the name of the bee "osmia avosetta" as "omnia avoseta." In the season finale, he pronounces "osmia" correctly. See more
At the end of the episode, Sherlock says that the bees should not be able to produce offspring because they are different species. That is not correct, different species can produce offspring (e.g. a mule) but the offspring will be unable to reproduce (e.g. mules are sterile). See more
My first instinct was to kill you. Quietly. Discreetly. But then, the more I learned about you, the more curious I became. Here, at last, seemed to be a mind that... that rivaled my own, something too complicated and too beautiful to destroy... at least without further analysis.