Ace takes a hike; the Doctor has a royal audience.
After several discussions about appreciating the difference in other cultures, we get an excellent example here with Avram’s song- not to mention another thematic throwback to Marco Polo. 355 more words
The grumpiness of the Doctor is a little more apt now, and I like that he doesn’t want to let Gilgamesh into the TARDIS. Remember in Davison’s era when the TARDIS is practically a bus for a few stories? 378 more words
The novel continues apace, with a concise fight scene between Gilgamesh and Enkidu and some warriors of Kish. The Doctor and Ace serendipitously winning the battle is pure Doctor Who, and is explained by the TARDIS picking the co-ordinates. 410 more words