Alidar Jarok wrote:
That being said, "We'll tell Dad" doesn't strike me as the most plausible tie-in.
I was thinking the same thing. Why should he believe their tale of time travel? Then again, isn't this world one familiar with alien lifeforms coming to Earth?
He wouldn't. But, like the banker from Mary Poppins
, he would
wonder what kind of nanny he's got working for him when his kids are making up this crazy story and won't back down from it. (And again, Clara would have to think fast when Dad asks "What's the deal with these pictures?") At the very least, it would make things difficult for Clara's non-Doctor life moving forward, since she's apparently only moonlighting as his Companion at present.