Monthly Archives: May 2014

“All of history is happening at once. But what does that mean?”

Something has gone very wrong with time in ‘The Wedding of River Song’. Winston Churchill is the Holy Roman Emperor, the war of the Roses enters it second year and pterodactyls fly through the air. All of this is due … Continue reading

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“Time travel has always been possible in dreams.”

In ‘The Name Of The Doctor’ in order to confer with parties in different locations and different time periods Lady Vastra engineers a dream conference. This allows her to speak with Jenny, Strax, Clara and River Song, until they are … Continue reading

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“In the babble of the world, there are whispers, if you know how to listen.”

In ‘The Name Of The Doctor’ Lady Vastra is beseeched by a convicted serial killer DeMarco to spare his life in exchange for information about the Doctor. It is he who reveals that the Doctor’s grave has been discovered. He … Continue reading

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“Time travel is damage. It’s like a tear in the fabric of reality.”

In ‘Name Of The Doctor’ it is revealed that the Doctor’s tomb on Trenzalore contains not his body but the scar tissue of his journey through time and space. This takes the form of energy tendrils, twisting at the centre … Continue reading

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