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: 2022.06.25


The Doctor Who Drabble Files by badly_knitted
Chapter 296: Unimportant
Author's Notes: Written for Challenge 250: Salient at dw100.

Spoilers: Army Of Ghosts / Doomsday.

Summary: Yvonne Hartman ignored what was truly important.

Yvonne Hartman was the worst kind of fool, consumed by an unquenchable hunger for more power. The return of the British Empire was her goal, no doubt with her right up there, if not in charge then whispering in the ear of the one who was. The sheer energy being produced by the interdimensional breach would secure Britain’s independence from the rest of the world.

As far as Hartman was concerned, the ghosts that started popping up everywhere weren’t salient, an unimportant side effect to be shrugged off and ignored.

Just like that, she came close to dooming the world.

The End

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