Doctor Who: Young War - Chapter 1The Doctor was running.More Like This
No, not just running. He was sprinting.
Another barrel of gunfire erupted somewhere from the Time Lord's left as he dodged another crashed and mangled vehicle, trying to manoeuvre away from any screaming or shouting that he heard. His long brown coat flapped behind him as he jumped over a large crack in what used to be a road, his hearts trying to pump the adrenaline through his veins to keep him focused and alert.
Within the course of an hour, the Doctor had witnessed the planet Oplixion fall into the depths of civil war. A fixed point in time, the Doctor knew he could do nothing to prevent it, but hadn't known when he had first landed. And now, he was running for his life. The two sides couldn't be reasoned with and everyone was destined to die. Innocent women and children. Families. Everyone.
Even with his superior Time Lord abilities, the Doctor had limitations and he began to feel a stitch rising in the right side of his chest, not realising t