Previously on Doctor Who: Three Doctors! Gallifrey! ALL THE DOCTORS!
Now, as we view a serene planet, a woman’s voice tells of a world “much like any other and unimportant” that sent a message, “a bell tolling out to all the dark corners of creation,” drawing ships from all over the universe. COULD IT BE THE MESSAGE OF CHRISTMAS? Except, “Everyone who heard it found themselves afraid.” That sounds promisingly creepy! Everyone, that is, “except the man who stayed for Christmas.” Oh dear, that sounds potentially mawkish. Hey, it’s the Doctor Who Christmas special! Continue reading