“There is a time to live, and a time to sleep. You are an echo, River. Like Clara, like all of us. In the end, my fault, I know. But you should have faded by now.”
There were some beautiful lines in this episode. This one reminds me of what Sarah Jane said about everything having a time and what River Song said in her closing monologue in Series 4.
everything has its time and everything ends
[Promises Unkept] … yet
“One day, I shall come back. Yes, I shall come back. Until then, there must be no regrets, no tears, no anxieties. Just go forward in all your beliefs and prove to me that I am not mistaken in mine.”
my favourite goodbye,
help i’m drowning in bittersweet nostalgia.
We don’t walk away, but when we’re holding onto something precious we run, and we don’t stop running until we’re out of the shadows …
“I make us sound like stray dogs. Maybe we are.”
Doctor Who Series 3: Utopia