After everything with Mary is dealt with, and John is back in 221b with Sherlock, and has time to reflect. Sherlock notices John looking lost and hesitantly opens his arms and offers a hug, to make him feel happier. John complies, craving to feel the other so close, Sherlock holds John in his…
When John heard water splashing and realized Janine went into Sherlock’s bath.
He actually clenched his jaw.
This is painful and unfair. I never want to have to see John so resigned and sad-eyed and disappointedagain.
From incredulity to heartache in two seconds flat, and this is why MF deserves every award there is thrown at him. He’s brilliant.
He really, really is. He’s stunning to rewatch and analyze.
I’m still trying to figure out how all that was going on for a month and Janine hadn’t thought it odd that they weren’t having sex. I’d be like,”Dude, I sleep in your bed and we take wet, naked baths together. Why you ain’t giving me the D? You’re totally in love with your ex-flatmate, aren’t you?”
I’m very willing to entertain the possibility that she knew what was up and was playing along to see what Sherlock would do.