A Biography of the Doctor
The Tenth Doctor
A woman appears in the TARDIS, wearing a wedding dress. After she behaves obnoxiously, the Doctor tries to take her back to the church from which she had vanished. It arrives in the wrong part of London. The Doctor and Donna attempt to get to the church in a taxi, but cannot as they haven't got any money. The Doctor gets some from a cash machine using his sonic screwdriver. He turns round to see Donna get into a taxi driven by one of the PILOT FISH. He then pursues the taxi in the TARDIS, using it to fly over the road, and rescuing her. The Doctor gives Donna a Bio Damper, to stop the pilot fish from tracking her.
The Doctor and Donna, having missed the wedding, turn up at the reception, which is full swing despite the wedding not having happened. Watching the recording of the ceremony, the Doctor realises that Donna was covered in Huon particles when she disappeared - she was drawn to the TARDIS by the Huon particles within the TARDIS. He then realises that the pilot fish can detect her from the Huon particles, just before they arrive and attack. The Doctor uses the PA system to amplify the sonic screwdriver, destroying the pilot fish.
The Doctor takes Donna and her fiance Lance to their employer HC Clements, which is owned by Torchwood. They discover an underground tunnel, which leads to a Torchwood base under the Thames flood barrier. He discovers that the base has been manufacturing Huon particles, which the Time Lords destroyed long ago. Huon particles can only thrive inside a living being, and Donna was clearly some kind of test subject.
Just after this discovery, the person now running the base reveals another section, which includes a hole bored down to the centre of the Earth. The Doctor then demands that the person reveal themselves, rather than talk "over the intercom". When the person running the base teleports to the Torchwood base, she is revealed to be a Racnoss - a spider-like species which the Gallifreyans destroyed billions of years ago. It turns out that Lance was in league with her, and had been feeding Donna the particles ever since she started work six months ago. He was only marrying her to ensure that she stayed around.
The Doctor and Donna escape by triggering the reverse effect to the one that pulled her into the TARDIS, causing the TARDIS to materialise around them. They then go back to the time the Earth was formed, and see that the first rock that began the process was a Racnoss spaceship - and the Racnoss is clearly trying to revive them. The TARDIS then returns to the present day, where Donna is kidnapped - the Racnoss need the Huon particles in her body to open their spaceship. She imprisons both Donna and Lance (whom she has dosed with Huon particles while Donna was away) above the hole.
The Racnoss then releases the particles from Donna and Lance down into the hole. She then releases Lance, to feed the hungry Racnoss who will be awakening. The Doctor arrives in time to save Donna, and gives the Racnoss the option of being taken to a planet where they will be able to co-exist. The Racnoss refuses, so the Doctor floods the base, drowning her and the Racnoss who are climbing up the shaft.
The Doctor takes Donna back home. He offers her the chance to travel in the TARDIS, but she declines as she couldn't live her life in the way the Doctor does.
(This follows on from the final scene of Doomsday)
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