The Doctor Who Drabble Files by badly_knitted

Summary: A collection of drabbles set in the Doctor Who universe. Any characters and pairings from the show will be fair game; there will no doubt be both canon and non-canon, depending on inspiration.
Rating: Teen
Categories: Multi-Era
Characters: Amy Pond, Clara Oswin Oswald, Donna Noble, Martha Jones, Mickey Smith, Other Character(s), Rory Williams, Rose Tyler, The Cybermen, The Daleks, The Doctor (Unspecified), The TARDIS
Genres: Drabble, Mixed
Warnings: None
Challenges: None
Series: None
Published: 2015.02.07
Updated: 2023.06.06

The Doctor Who Drabble Files by badly_knitted
Chapter 19: Accidental Detour
Author's Notes: Spoilers: Planet of the Dead.

Written for Challenge 015 – heat / water at dw100.

Summary: This wasn’t where the bus was supposed to go.

It’s not every day you hop on a bus, accidentally go through a door in space, and end up on a desert planet with nothing but sand as far as the eye can see. All things considered, the Doctor decides the passengers are handling the situation pretty well.

It’s hot; deserts are like that. Being inside a metal bus in a desert isn’t ideal, but it’s better than the alternative. Outside, they’d probably roast. Everyone is scared and worried, but they needn’t be. After all, they’re lucky. They’re with the Doctor, and one way or another, he’ll get them home.

The End

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