no sir. all t h i r t e e n.
You know the sound the TARDIS makes—that wheezing, groaning? That sounds brings hope wherever it goes.
NO CLASSIC DOCTORS IN THE 50TH, THEY SAID
TOM BAKER’S NOT INVOLVED, THEY SAID
YOU WON’T SEE PETER CAPALDI TIL CHRISTMAS, THEY SAID
THEY’RE NOT INTERESTED IN ANYTHING THAT HAPPENED BEFORE 2005, THEY SAID
She would know
In a moment of pressure, he doesn’t hesitate to identify River as “an ex” and, later, she and we realise the depth of his feelings for her, the pain he suffers. “You’re always here to me,” he tells River. “And I always listen and I can always see you.” He opens his heart and for once seizes the chance to kiss her, even though she is now only “an echo”.
Alex Kingston and Matt Smith play these scenes with convincing tenderness.”