Lucy Liu at the 2013 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards
I’ve always thought that this job was something that you picked out of… I don’t know, out of a sense of duty. When you came to dinner the other night, when the two of you talked about Sherlock’s work, I saw something in you. There was a spark. A sense of excitement. I haven’t seen that in you in a long time. You like what he does.
“Do you close yourself off to people, deny yourself things that might bring you pleasure? Not because it makes you a better investigator but because it’s some sort of penance?”