The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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In Hound of the Baskervilles, what does the discussion of the walking stick reveal about the relationship between Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson?

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Certainly the opening scene of The Hound of the Baskervilles reveals a certain amount of mutual admiration of both friends on the surface, but a closer examination also suggests evidence of strain in the relationship between Dr. Watson and Sherlock Holmes.  Sherlock, who is so very keen when it comes to details, often overlooks his friend Watson's efforts on his behalf;...

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