Note: For a full account of how we got to where we are as this story begins, read our recap of “Dark Water”
Doctor Who Season Eight
We begin with Clara, who has been doing a lot of thinking, a lot of planning and clearly has something on her mind…
Now that the TARDIS is back to normal size and the dimensions are leaving each other alone again, time for a trip into the origins of all fairy stories:
Danny thinks Clara has finished traveling in time, and the Doctor thinks Danny doesn’t mind Clara staying on. All will be well, providing the Doctor can return her to the exact space and moment she left from, every time.
Doctor Who fans, this might be the moment to get your non-Whovian friends into the room and show them exactly what their favorite TV dramas are lacking.
In a dining car on a train in space, the lights flicker, and an old lady spots a man dressed as a mummy.
In which the Doctor takes off his caretaker coat and puts on a space-suit for a touch of lunarachnophobia.
Back from their experiences at the bank, it’s time for Clara and the Doctor to get back to a life of domestic bliss. Should be fairly straightforward, right?
Once again, the Doctor seems unsure of what to do with himself when Clara is off on a date with Danny. In fact he seems unsure as to what this ‘date’ business is all about.
It’s OK, it’s safe to come out from behind the sofa now.
In this week’s Doctor Who episode “Listen,” the Doctor and Clara have taken quite a trip; to the end of time, to the beginning of the rest of Clara’s life (if this date with Danny Pink is as significant as it …