(IGN.com pre-TSoT interview, January 2014 [x])
The Sign of Three ⇢ Random Screencaps
if you look at john’s face when he sees sherlock for the first time in the empty hearse, you’ll notice that he tries to hide his surprise
what if it’s because he’s seen visions of sherlock before?
maybe he was used to having his mind play tricks on him, and it’s not until he sees mary’s face that he realises what he’s seeing isn’t a part of his imagination after all?
"everything i said, it’s not real. i was just playing the game."
Grandson: Doesn’t sound too bad. I’ll try and stay awake.
Grandfather: Oh. Well thank you very much. Very nice of you. Your vote of confidence is overwhelming. All right.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman with their stunt doubles