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Let the games commence!!! by xanseviera Let the games commence!!! by xanseviera
"The beating heart of the nation. Londinium to the Romans. Lundenwic to the Saxons. Lundenburg to Alfred the Great. But to all generations since: London. Our London of today. London has known suffering…

But London always rises again. London is a monument; to the hard times, to the good. Celebration of what we have been, what we are today. London. Our heart, and our sinews, and our voice. Poetry, and prose. People, and places. London now throws open its doors to a new theatre of dreams. A city in waiting. A city on the move; humans on the move. Fascination with making the next step faster, stronger, and being the fastest and the strongest.

This… is London of the Olympic Games. And since this is our heart and our voice, London must feel and speak of romance, of love. London is ready- so take a deep breath… But not for long, for London is about to cry out… with heart and soul!

Let the games commence."


Benedict Cumberbatch, London 2012
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ArtsyVana Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2013  Student General Artist
Great job drawing Sherlock! :)
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rise2theoccasion Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2012  Student
Oh mai I didn't know Mr. Cumberbatch was speaking at the games D: or I would have watched... darn... love the pic though
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Barenchine Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2012
I love your style ! This is gorgeous : O
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himitsutsubasa Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Kreig - Someone call the Narcotics unit! I think someone poisoned the writer!
Minna - She's just in awe. *takes a look* Mmnn... I can see why.
Kreig - What?
Minna - This one's a ten.
Kreig - Wait... You said I was a nine...? I lost to a Brit?

Sorry, my a little shameless adevertizing for a totally different fandom. My detective's a bit Sherlockian. We both very much like this. [link] to her.
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Fabala4good Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012  Student General Artist
and the whole planet went, oh damn...
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SilentMelancholy27 Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Ben cumberbatch + roofs = NO. NO. AWWW HELLLLLLL NO. I panicked like ASDFGHJKL; when I saw, it was like, "Baby please don't jump!" *Covers eyes and cowers* ahahaha :) Nice piece!
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LogicinWonderland Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012
Oof, awesome job! I live in America so I didn't get to see this on tv, but thank goodness for Tumblr and YouTube, that's the only way I found out about this! :D
Best opening for tv coverage ever.
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Luke-sama Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2012  Student General Artist
This drawing and the video are the most epic things I've ever heard/watched.
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x-MissWonka-x Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2012
I just about lost it when I watched that 8D

But the roof.

WHY THE ROOF.

*sob*
But seriously, this looks awesome :iconexcitedlaplz:
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TisheenaManzana Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2012
beautiful *___*
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