Re: 7X13 The Name Of The Doctor(Grading/Discussion)(SPOILERS!)
Guy Gardener wrote:
The great intelligence said something like...
"It wasn't much compared to the time war, but it was finally too much for the old man"
It was just a bogstandard fight, which he lost.
Something like not quite the time war but enough to finish him off.
Anything that could actually kill the Doctor after a 1000+ years is more than bogstandard. Or some punk just got lucky.
"It's not that you can see the strings, it's that 40 years later you're still looking at them." - Steven Moffat
"This movie was big. Imagine how big it could have been with me in it?" William Shatner