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
In the final scene, Sherlock claims to have bred a new species of bee from a single individual. Assuming that individual was a queen, any cross breeding would have produced a hybrid variety or, at best, a subspecies, both of which could easily produce viable offspring and would NOT have been sterile, as he suggested. Creating a new species would require tens or hundreds of thousands of generations.
This is an 'elementary' detail which the encyclopedic Holmes would not have stumbled over. See more
Dr. Joan Watson
Irene is Moriarty. You think she's here to do something terrible. You have a hole in your shoulder. And we have a dead assassin on the third floor of our home.
Elementary End Theme
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