My favorite story was about a man who lived forever, but his eyes were heavy with the weight of all he’d seen. A man who fell from the stars.
Doctor Who Series 7: A Town Called Mercy
Favorite Doctor Who Quotes:↳ “My favorite story was about a man who’d lived forever, but his eyes were heavy with the weight of all he’d seen. A man who fell from the stars..” - A Town Called Mercy
Just pointing this out. Reverse order.
and aren’t they in there same clothes?
“There’s a kindness in your eyes. And sadness. But a ferocity too.”
We like Fraser’s Anglophenia recaps. Even though we watch each episode four times during the week we still end up missing small things that Fraser catches. Four for you, Fraser.
So this is a yarn, a story handed down from a grandmother to a grandchild, and it concerns a spaceman who has seen too much. Is it the Doctor? We shall see.
Meanwhile, a man has fallen from the sky, a robot has been shot, and a cyborg cowboy with a voice like Marvin the Paranoid Android is on the prowl. He shoots the man, but his quest is not quite over, there’s still one more person to hunt down. Is it the Doctor? It IS the Doctor.
Then the actual Doctor, Amy and Rory have turned up in a Wild West town, name of Mercy, which is surrounded by a ring of stones and lumps of wood. Can’t be anything significant, right?
I speak horse. He’s called Susan, and he wants you to respect his life choices.
A Town Called Mercy - “Looking at you, Doctor, is like looking into a mirror, almost. There’s rage there, like me. There’s guilt, like me. Solitude. Everything but the nerve to do what needs to be done.”
I accidentally just…
We’ll post the preview for next week’s episode in a few hours.
And then we’ll write something explaining how the word ‘pants’ in England is equivalent to the word ‘underwear’ in America. And then when the English laugh at this, we’ll ask why they bother calling something a ‘lift’ when it also goes down. And then we’ll all agree that it all evens out eventually. Except for 1D. This whole paragraph would make for a great set of tags if we weren’t so knackered.
Keep out signs.
Doctor Who Series 7 Titles, Episodes 1-3