Re: 7X13 The Name Of The Doctor(Grading/Discussion)(SPOILERS!)
Well, considering how deep that rule is burnt into the myth among fans, they'll probably address it and let the writers bullshit their way out of that corner.
Well River did give up all her regenerations to save the Doctor in "Let's Kill Hitler". That's likely a extra 9 or 10 lives right there.
- SeerSGB -
Good men don't need rules, The Doctor (A Good Man Goes To War)