Author: PhoenixDragon http://www.whofic.com/viewuser.php?uid=14773
Word Count: 6095 words
He walked carefully through the debris of the ancient house, blast marks scorched along the walls, the screams of the residents echoing in his ears. It was once a proud house – home to the greatest (and worst) of the Time Lord race. He should know. He was counted in both categories once, before he wasn’t counted at all.
Characters: Other Characters, the Daleks, the Eighth Doctor
Recced Because: This is possibly the best written of all Eighth Doctor fics out there. If no one's guessed, Eight is my Doctor, and this does justice to his character. I am still holding on stubbornly to hope we'll see him in the 50th for more than a three second glimpse. This story made me cry, when few others have, but it's worth it. Its soooo worth it.