- Sherlock's hiding place in the hearth of the fireplace is first seen. He retrieves a file on Kitty from it to show Watson.
- The title is a reference to the Conan Doyle story The Five Orange Pips from which the character Elias Openshaw is taken.
- The "infinite capacity for taking pains" quote is from the Conan Doyle story A Study in Scarlet which in turn is taken from Thomas Carlyle's Frederick the Great. It's also the title of the Season Six premiere, "An Infinite Capacity for Taking Pains".
- Dead Sara - Weatherman plays as Kitty paints a dresser in her bedroom.
- Sharon Van Etten - Everytime the Sun Comes Up plays as Watson tells Kitty that she didn't look at the file on Kitty's background.
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|Enough Nemesis To Go Around • The Five Orange Pipz • Just a Regular Irregular • Bella • Rip Off • Terra Pericolosa • The Adventure of the Nutmeg Concoction • End of Watch • The Eternity Injection • Seed Money • The Illustrious Client • The One That Got Away • Hemlock • The Female of the Species • When Your Number's Up • For All You Know • T-Bone and the Iceman • The View From Olympus • One Watson, One Holmes • A Stitch in Time • Under My Skin • The Best Way Out Is Always Through • Absconded • A Controlled Descent|
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