Rating: All Ages
Word Count: 3412
Author's Summary: He wanted someplace dark to flee the flames. Instead, he found himself at the mercy of someone from his past, on a planet where the light wasn't light, and where Time wasn't right.
Characters/Pairings: Nine, TARDIS, Original Character
Recced because: It's very difficult to truly represent the way a Time Lord thinks. It's even more difficult to represent the thoughts of a Time Lord who's just blown a hole through time and obliterated two species. Yet rutsky manages to give us a terrifying glimpse into these thoughts. It's confusing and bewildering, but that's exactly how it should feel.