Word Count: 7,797
Author's Summary: There are some things the TARDIS doesn't translate, and some secrets of the Doctor's left unexplained. Rose is setting out to find out why.
Recced because: The language in this story is stunningly beautiful – it's delicate and poetic without ever becoming overwrought. While technically, it's a Ten/Rose romance, it's more about Rose trying to pry into one of the Doctor's secrets – his native language – not just to find out more about him, but also to give him someone to share it with ... even if things don't turn out quite as she expected.