Stonking. Four things to say:
- Who didn’t well up, even just a little bit, when the Doctor turned to see Rose? Anyone?
- I love how the only non-Doctory person to figure out the truth was Richard Dawkins.
- The twist at the end was quite the shock, but it took me out of the episode a little. Mainly because I was thinking ‘Nooooo, David Tennant is the best Doctor ever – please don’t leave!’. Given that a new actor wasn’t introduced at the end, I’m guessing he doesn’t, but I’m totally intrigued as to how they’ll get out of it…
- Gwen rules. And many thanks to RTD for the crossover – such things make a geek very happy.
In case you doubt Mr Tennant’s credentials as Doctor, here he is recording a message for Martha. It’s from ‘The Family of Blood’, and, as will become apparent, the script calls for Martha to fast-forward the middle section: