A book is like a magic garden

Title: A book is like a magic garden
Fandom: Sherlock
Pairing: None
Warning/Spoilers: None
Word Count: 114
Rating: G
Summary: A book is like a magic garden, carried in your pocket. ~ Chinese proverb
Notes: Written for this prompt from : 5 people who wouldn’t read a story to Sherlock and one who would.

“Read me a story,” says three-year-old Sherlock to Mummy.

“I can’t right now, I’m too busy,” says Mummy.


“Read me a story,” says six-year-old Sherlock to Father.

“I can’t right now, ask your mother,” says Father.


“Read me a story,” says ten-year-old Sherlock to Mycroft.

“I can’t right now, I have to meet up with my friends,” says Mycroft.


“Read me a story,” says eighteen-year-old Sherlock to Sebastian.

“I can’t right now, I have to study,” says Sebastian.


“Read me a story,” says twenty-five-year-old Sherlock to Lestrade.

“I can’t right now, I’m arresting you,” says Lestrade.


“Read me a story,” says thirty-year-old Sherlock to John.

“Of course I will,” says John. And he did.


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