Spring Dew (springdew) wrote,
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The Doctor’s Rowdy Equal

Did you ever want to be The Doctor’s companion? I grew up with the longing, but I wonder if other people tend to imagine being a certain kind of companion, the way I did. Maybe I’m just weird.

I wanted to be Leela and Romana combined. I wanted to be his protector, his fighter, but I also wanted to be his equal. I wanted to sometimes be smarter than him. I wanted to be the same sort of creature he was. Only a lot rowdier.

You can see why River Song sort of weirds me out a little.

Originally published at It's Timey-Wimey!. You can comment here or there.

Tags: classic series, current series, doctor who, leela, river, romana, thoughts
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