AU from “The End of Time”
Rating: Mature Eventually
Warning: This is not a Ten2 story. He is gone, but, not forgotten, exactly. Basically, in my world, Ten2 was a vessel, created by the TARDIS, to store the Tenth Regeneration of the Doctor. A fleshy pocket watch, if you will, for those who have seen Human Nature or Utopia.
Summary: The Tenth Doctor has been archived into a biometrically identical vessel with a human heart and other human parts. He's worked out everything but the impossible bits, but he hasn't quite figured out how to empathize or deal with his human body reacting outside his conscious control.
“Tell me, what is it you plan to do
with your one wild and precious life?”
~The Summer Day by Mary Oliver
As Rose slumped forward into a partial faint, his body, this bloody useless marionette he'd been battling all day, sprang into action.( Read more... )