Rory had accompanied the Pandorica back to Rome, managing to get himself assigned as its guard. When it was looted by the Franks, he joined in with them, and when it was captured by the Knights Templar, he followed them, too. He became its guard again at the Vatican, then followed it around Europe until London and the Blitz.
At last, it was moved to the National Museum and Rory was hired as night watchman. After a few decades, the people began to blur together – until he spotted familiar red hair.
For her, two thousand years had been worth it.