Re: Officially no series 8 in 2013
I think it is mostly that he was overthinking it because he wanted to try to pass as 'normal'. Either way, I liked it and the follow-up a lot just because they were good excuses for Smith being wacky.
"There is no reason why good cannot triumph as often as evil. The triumph of anything is a matter of organization. If there are such things as angels, I hope that they are organized along the lines of the Maffia." - Winston Niles Rumfoord.