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: 2023.06.03

The Doctor Who Drabble Files by badly_knitted
Chapter 704: Timely Arrival
Author's Notes: Written for Challenge 636: Auspicious at dw100.

Summary: The Doctor arrives in the nick of time.

“Well?” Minister Vorba demanded of the shaman Zoosh. “What do the auguries say? Can we defeat these metal monstrosities or not?”

“Alas, alone we are doomed,” Zoosh replied, jowls wobbling with distress.

“The mighty Ziffan Empire will be destroyed?”

“Without assistance our armies cannot prevail. But…”


“The one with the blue box will be our salvation.”

“Blue box? What are you on about?”

Just then, there was a wheezing, groaning sound and a blue box materialised before them. A strange being stepped out.

“This is a most auspicious moment,” Zoosh intoned.

“Hello, I’m the Doctor. Now, about these Daleks…”

The End

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