“Hello, babyface,” she says, trying not to let her tone betray how much she would have preferred to meet a different version of him today.
“Doctor Song,” he says, attempting to sound cordial but with a grin in his voice, bursting with curiosity. Maybe he’ll do after all, she muses. “Welcome to the Bone Meadows.”
Fandom: Doctor Who
Pairing: River/Doctor (Eleven)
Characters: River, Eleven, Amy, Rory, kid!Rory
Word Count: ~11,000
Notes: This is set in the same verse as Your Fake Name is Not For Everyone But It’s Good Enough For Me, which is apparently now a series and it’s all Pam’s fault.
HAPPY RIVER/DOCTOR APPRECIATION DAY!
River nods, curling her fingers into his even as she stares out the window. She’s never been away from him so long, or so far, and it’s harder than she expected. She keeps looking around, startled for a moment when she doesn’t see him, until she remembers he isn’t coming with them this time, that he’s safe, that he’s with his family. Her family.
It’s a foreign concept, and she taps her boot restlessly on the floor.
A little Doctor/River side fic from my Amor Vincit Omnia verse - in honour of their anniversary :)
It still startles him; this fire she can light within him, stoking it with every touch, every moan and breath more kindling to the flame until it roars inside him and he is ablaze with want.
River Song - “I Can Always See You” - created especially for River Song Appreciation Day
In case you missed it .