all around me are familiar faces
worn out places, worn out faces
After the decline of Ancient Egypt, Anubis finds himself having to assimilate into modern human society.
Star Trek + Social Commentary (context in the captions)
This is the reason star trek exists. This is why it is important. Without this there is no point of making it, you can add all the flashing lights and CG explosions and half naked women you like but without this, right here, you are not making Star Trek.
This, of course, is the part J.J. Abrams called “too philosophical for me” and which meant he could never get into Star Trek.
The Doctor wouldn’t. He’d find another way.
and the thing is Moffat is 100% right because regardless of if he called himself “The Doctor” during the Time War he was still the Doctor deep deep down and in the end he saves lives, and he saved his people
"I lack the creativity to imagine characters being forced to make difficult choices, especially since my understanding of said characters is surface-deep at best. Sometimes I think about writing real emotional consequences to things, but then I remember how much easier it would be to avoid consequences whatsoever with some bizarre winding hole-filled plot. I am a professional writer who overcomes difficulty writing a scene by shoving in a contrived loophole so I don’t have to write it. Please punch me in the face."
Do you want a fucking medal?
"You seem to be a free thinker who might imagine a world less constrained by what we think we know of as truth. […] An a n a t o m i s t of your skill would be invaluable to my work.”