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Logic is flexible, poetry is immutable.
4 September 2017 06:05 pm (UTC)
«Why do I have a substantial chunk of the Crucible incorporated into my TARDIS?»
– Okay, yes, that is slightly worse even than what Jack saw. You win. :)
«When the Doctor eventually found him, he was a kindly old human professor, busy saving the last of humanity. You can remind him of that if/when you meet again…»
– That is a nice piece of assisted revenge.
the TARDIS (now in the shape of an Earth tree, its brown-and-green
– Yay for Allie’s Mum’s plum tree cameo!
«Last night… But I was too angry then. With the humans, they- Nevermind.
– They do say that anger is always the shortest distance to a mistake, though this must have been set in motion long before the night before.
Hmm. So after a month of not messing with the time lines because they’re already enmeshed in events, they are deciding –
«You still could,»
«And what? Add all of these to the ranks of the never-were?»
– to break the laws of time after all? I mean, yes, obviously renegade Time Lords / Time Lords at war do that all over the shop, to such an extent that (from the vantage point of season five, anyway) the rest of the universe eventually decides to lock Eleventy into the Pandorica to stop him from doing that, but…
«It’s your call,» he eventually said.
– Your universe, your rules. Give me an order…
Was she being cruel or kind - or playing god? And was there a difference?
— I’m not whether Roda means “he” or “she” here, though it could obviously apply to both. It will be interesting if this comes up in the epilogue.
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