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Old October 12 2012, 12:33 PM   #1
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The Final Final Fate Of The Ponds

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Old October 12 2012, 12:57 PM   #2
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Well I'm kinda glad they didn't actually film something like that, because it is very Blink. That said my throat did get a little tight when Arthur was reading, and it's sweet to think they ended up adopting.
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Old October 12 2012, 02:22 PM   #3
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Nothing is ever final in Doctor Who LOL
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Old October 12 2012, 02:37 PM   #4
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Lovely ending for Brian Williams, but I do wish it was filmed despite its similarity to "Blink" (and likewise Back to the Future II).
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Old October 12 2012, 02:45 PM   #5
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Re: The Final Final Fate Of The Ponds

P.S. managed to do what "The Angels Take Manhattan" didn't do -- it made me cry.
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Old October 12 2012, 03:20 PM   #6
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Lovely.
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Old October 12 2012, 05:40 PM   #7
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I liked that more than the actual ending we got.
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Old October 12 2012, 05:43 PM   #8
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But is is canon?

Only one way to decide...

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Old October 12 2012, 05:53 PM   #9
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It should have been filmed...
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Old October 12 2012, 06:27 PM   #10
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P.S. managed to do what "The Angels Take Manhattan" didn't do -- it made me cry.
At the time, the episode didn't do that for me either. But I do tear up a little whenever I catch a gif or clip of those final moments. And this did it for me as well.

I really will miss Matt, Karen and Arthur together.
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Old October 12 2012, 06:35 PM   #11
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It surprised me that I could play that clip. So many of the videos and audio clups from the BBC DW site is blocked outside of the UK.

Great that we had "Rory" narrating the letter. Makes the clip a bit more official. And as Allyn Gibson said, I found it rather more moving than the aired material.

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Old October 12 2012, 06:38 PM   #12
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Just wonderful, thank you.
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Old October 12 2012, 07:52 PM   #13
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Quite nice really. A shame they couldn't have filmed it for CiN, or tagged it onto the Christmas Special.

Now pardon me, I just realized I need to do some dusting in here.
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Old October 12 2012, 08:46 PM   #14
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I've been trying to come up with an American actor that I could credibly see as Rory's adopted son. I keep coming back to Michael Keaton.
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Old October 12 2012, 08:48 PM   #15
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Brian probably hasn't met River, has he? You know...his other grandchild. That could be a fun little side story -- the adventures of River Song and Anthony Pond.
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