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Drabble: SNAFU [gen]

Title: SNAFU
Characters: Holmes, Watson, Murray
Length: 100 words
Alternate Link: AO3
Author's Notes: Written for the watsons_woes July Writing Prompt #9: Acronyms. Unbeta'd.
Summary: This promised to be far more diverting than the water samples.

Sherlock's investigation into the varying contaminant levels of water from collection points along the Thames was interrupted when John abruptly stood up from his laptop.

"Problem?" Sherlock asked.

"No," John answered briskly. Far from his usual lazy Sunday morning routine, John jogged upstairs to his bedroom, came back down to retrieve his jacket, and then left the flat.

In under a minute Sherlock was viewing John's blog.


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FYI
TPTBFU.  Moran's been RTU'd. They called me to testify, but you're the only one who can nail him on that friendly-fire incident. Watch your back.

Bill Murray 14 March 09:22


Comments

( 18 comments — Leave a comment )
capt_facepalm
Jul. 9th, 2013 11:00 pm (UTC)
Oh oh!
Moran! With a motive!
Watch your back, indeed!
keerawa
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:34 am (UTC)
Moran has all the motive in the world. Thanks, Captain!
donutsweeper
Jul. 10th, 2013 12:03 am (UTC)
Oh, interesting. Moran better watch out!
keerawa
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:35 am (UTC)
Very true. Thanks, donutsweeper!
pompey01
Jul. 10th, 2013 01:48 am (UTC)
Oooh, FU'ed indeed! Sherlock, get out there and keep an eye on your friend!
keerawa
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:37 am (UTC)
Oh, he will! Thanks, pompeye01!
methylviolet10b
Jul. 10th, 2013 02:14 am (UTC)
Uh-oh!
keerawa
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:38 am (UTC)
Could be dangerous. Thanks!
bwblack
Jul. 10th, 2013 02:30 am (UTC)
Oooh, interesting. Very interesting.

Well done. Told a whole story in that very brief comment.
keerawa
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:40 am (UTC)
Thank you! I used to write a lot of drabbles and snippets, but I'm out of practice in making every word count, so this was a challenge!
ariadnechan
Jul. 10th, 2013 02:57 am (UTC)
omg now i want t know what happen next!
keerawa
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:40 am (UTC)
Me too. Let's see if another prompt brings inspiration!
goldvermilion87
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:02 am (UTC)
Scary stuff!
keerawa
Jul. 10th, 2013 03:41 am (UTC)
Thanks, gold. The battlefield comes to London.
rojo3131
Jul. 10th, 2013 04:00 am (UTC)
Oh the suspense!! Excellent fic! Would you write more of this in the future?
keerawa
Jul. 11th, 2013 03:59 pm (UTC)
Thank you! I might - let's see if any of the prompts inspire me to continue.
vorpalsward
Jul. 12th, 2013 05:42 pm (UTC)
Oooooo, I hope your muse is as interested in this story as I am! I want moooore, but it does a great job on it's own as well!
keerawa
Jul. 15th, 2013 07:49 am (UTC)
I'm tossing carrots at plot bunnies, hoping that one of them will bite. Thanks for the comment, vorpalsward!
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