And the award for Most Cynical Use of the Christmas Carol Plotline goes to…

…the Holby City Christmas special1. Likeable Character 1 is romantically involved with Likeable Character 2, who is leaving the show. In order to stop #1 leaving with #2, three ghosts visit and show her the relationship isn’t going to work. That’s all they do.

People. It was the Christmas special. That’s just not nice.

  1. it’s amazing what you can catch up on when there’s an essay to write []