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Quiescence 02: Switch

SwitchRose was lying stretched out on the deck, shining a torch into the open area where the Doctor was working.

"Is it supposed to be like that?"

"What?" The Doctor paused in his fiddling and looked up.

"Are the switches below the flange meant to be in that position, when the ones on the other side go the other way?"

The Doctor turned around to get a better view. "Ah." He toggled the switches and the TARDIS' comforting hum started again.

Rose grinned at the Doctor, covering her mouth as it turned into a yawn. "Not totally useless, am I?"


sanda56challenge: flange
Part of the Quiescence!verse


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15th Jun, 2005 14:16 (UTC)
Ah, the ever popular "Did you plug it in? Did you turn it on?" *snickers quietly*
16th Jun, 2005 01:55 (UTC)
To be fair to the Doctor, he couldn't see the switch positions from his vantage point. The hundred word curse strikes again. Might added to this as-yet-unnamed !verse and see if I can wangle that in.
15th Jun, 2005 15:23 (UTC)
Ahhh! Closure. All he needed was a woman's touch. :D
16th Jun, 2005 02:00 (UTC)
Might run with this one for a couple more parts. ::pokes muse, gets grunted at:: Well, maybe.

Still needs a !verse title...
16th Jun, 2005 09:47 (UTC)
Well I dunno... Whoverse, Drverse, TARDISverse, BadWolfverse, Dr&Rose4EVAverse... Oh dear, I'm not helping am I? :P
15th Jun, 2005 21:12 (UTC)
Looks like I may have to get into the the Doctor Who fandom, despite never having seen so much as a single episode of any of them, if it's going to become one your new major writing staples. Guess that'll make it Fandom #81 or so... Suggestions on places to start immersing myself would not be unwelcome. :)

P.S. I haven't heard, did you get that beta I sent back to you on Sunday or did it get sucked into the ether again?
15th Jun, 2005 22:19 (UTC)
Start with the ninth Doctor, the episodes are still easy to find on Bittorrent.

Beta has vanished. Cursed internets. Can you send it again please.
15th Jun, 2005 22:29 (UTC)
Email resent. Let me know if you get it or not.
16th Jun, 2005 02:44 (UTC)
*sighs and shakes my head resignedly* Men.
18th Jun, 2005 06:07 (UTC)
In this case the Doctor couldn't have seen the switches from the angle he was at, still doesn't mean he didn't move them in the first place and forget about them
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