That is a line spoken by Professor Moriarty, the evil nemesis of Sherlock Holmes, regarding their epic battle of wits. Also, it rather reflects the enduring influence that the Great Detective has had over my professional writing career in the past twenty years.
There appears to be no ending in sight and, although I haven't always felt this way, I sincerely hope there never is. I owe the Victorian know-in-all a lot, probably even more than I realize.
This is the finished cover painting of the sixth printing of my Sherlock Holmes/Dracula graphic novel, SCARLET IN GASLIGHT, by artist Gary Carbon. (the makeshift logo is temporary for Diamond's i.d. purposes.)