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 501: True Story
Author's Notes: Written for Challenge 450: Leviathan at dw100.

Spoilers: Small ones for The Beast Below.

Summary: The Doctor is looking for a new companion.

The Doctor gazed up at the skeleton of the blue whale.

“Magnificent, isn’t it?” a woman said from nearby. “A true leviathan, the largest creature on earth.”

“If you think that’s big, you should see a space whale. Out in space they can grow big enough to build entire cities on. I spent some time on one once. Bit of a tragic story really. It was being tortured when there was no need; it would have happily helped if the people aboard it had just asked.”

“Space whales? Don’t be daft; nothing can live in space!”

“Oh, you’d be surprised!”

The End

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