Immortality isn’t living forever - that’s not what it feels like. Immortality is everybody else dying. She might meet someone she can’t bear to lose. - The Doctor
And then he encountered Ashildr, and Donna’s words echoed in his head, echoed in the TARDIS, in every pulse and beat of his hearts. Her words sounded as he looked in the water and saw the face of Caecilius staring back out at him. Her words sounded as he looked at the multitude of boards around the console room and as he approached the last board, as he reached out for the piece of chalk and wrote the last of the equation.
Donna’s words, the words that seemed to have unknowingly been the cause for his current face, the cause for his actions and behaviour since he gained it, echoed and pounded and raged around and around and around as he made the necessary adjustments and prodded the TARDIS into movement.
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05 Nov 2018