[[caption-width-right:350:The Paternoster Gang is formed. Next stop: Victorian London.]]

The one where we learn how Strax got better.\\
And how an unlikely trio came to be.

[[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E7AGoodManGoesToWar Demons Run]]. [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin It's two days later]].

Strax wakes to a voice calling his name, to find Madame Vastra and Jenny Flint standing over him. Jenny insists, much to Strax's disappointment, that he is not dead and has made a full recovery. Also, Vastra and Jenny have noticed that he is alone and make a tempting offer: to come with them to this strange planet of "[[VictorianLondon London]]", full of [[GorgeousPeriodDress fancy dresses]] and an [[Recap/DoctorWhoS30E6TheDoctorsDaughter awful lot of running]] [[Music/ChameleonCircuit to do]]. It can be viewed [[http://doctorwhotv.co.uk/strax-back-in-demons-run-two-days-later-46664.htm online]].


* BirdsOfAFeather: Vastra and Jenny ask Strax to join him because he's also alone, like them.
* ComingOutStory: Referenced. It is revealed that Jenny was ostracized from her family for being a lesbian.
* {{Fainting}}: It turns out that this is what happened to Strax, much to his disappointment.
* HowWeGotHere: Wonder how Strax survived his death at Demons Run? He wasn't dying. He only ''wanted'' to die. So now fans know why Strax was hanging out with Madame Vastra and Jenny in Victorian London.
* NotNowWereTooBusyCryingOverYou: Inverted -- Strax is adamant that he's dying, while Jenny and Vastra are trying to convince him that he just fainted.
* NotQuiteDead: Strax's injuries have been healed. Turns out he just passed out when talking to Rory.
* RagtagBunchOfMisfits: The Paternoster Gang is a Sillurian SerialKillerKiller from the dawn of time, a lesbian NinjaMaid and a Sontaran CombatMedic.
* WholesomeCrossdresser: "So, dresses then!"