Meretricious: apparently attractive but having in reality no value or integrity
How telling (and heartbreaking) is it to know that this is the word Sherlock reflexively uses in reference to himself?
God, that’s heartbreaking. No wonder John’s voice in his head in TEH was insulting and mocking. He took all of John’s praise and just automatically turned it negative, because it was in his own head. He’s so messed up.
It almost perfectly encapsulates the dynamic of their relationship from Sherlock’s perspective:
"You don’t actually think that; you’re attracted to my flashy display, but I have no real worth underneath it all."
CRYING NOW DON’T TOUCH ME
But what if Sherlock’s referring to the third meaning?
HAVE SOME BENEDICT’S KISSES ON YOUR DASH
GIF MEME: quotes
I'll burn the heart out of you.
judge a person by who they want on the iron throne
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