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* CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming: Clara's spontaneous hug given to the Doctor at the end. Not just heartwarming, but also a major character development moment as we see the Doctor enjoying the hug, firmly putting to bed his [[NoHuggingNoKissing "no hugging"]] attitude.



* SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments: Clara's spontaneous hug given to the Doctor at the end. Not just heartwarming, but also a major character development moment as we see the Doctor enjoying the hug, firmly putting to bed his [[NoHuggingNoKissing "no hugging"]] attitude.



** The fact she decided not to have any more children after losing ''three of them at once'' doesn't preclude the grim possibility that she'd had kids before them. She may have torn out the pages so she could forget the pain of either watching them age to death or having to abandon them so she wouldn't see them die. Or see their fathers die, for that matter.

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** The fact she decided not to have any more children after losing ''three of them at once'' doesn't preclude the grim possibility that she'd had kids before them. She may have torn out the pages so she could forget the pain of either watching them age to death or having to abandon them so she wouldn't see them die. Or see their fathers die, for that matter.matter.
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* HarsherInHindsight
** The Doctor's desperate, compassionate efforts to save and redeem Ashildr/Me are poorly repaid by her centuries later in "Face the Raven", when she chooses to make ''another'' sinister bargain that requires her to capture the Doctor -- and accidentally leads to Clara's death. While this Doctor is a noticeably more forgiving man than some prior incarnations, is it any wonder he never does definitively forgive Me for that? He does let Me follow him into the TARDIS in "Hell Bent" when he could have just left her outside to die, but whether it's a sign he's willing to bury the hatchet remains a mystery.
** Me warning the Doctor that Clara will eventually "blow away like smoke" correctly predicts the circumstances of her "Face the Raven" death as well.



* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!

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* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!hindsight.


** The fact she decided not to have any more children after losing ''three of them at once'' doesn't preclude the grim possibility that she'd had kids before them. She may have torn out the pages so she could forget the pain of either watching them age to death or having to abandon them so she wouldn't see that happen.

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** The fact she decided not to have any more children after losing ''three of them at once'' doesn't preclude the grim possibility that she'd had kids before them. She may have torn out the pages so she could forget the pain of either watching them age to death or having to abandon them so she wouldn't see them die. Or see their fathers die, for that happen.matter.


** Although Ashildir does point out that she leaves the pages about her children dying as a reminder not to have any more, which wouldn't exclude their deaths from being her most painful memory, instead of meaning that they are less horrific to her than the torn-out pages.

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** Although Ashildir does point out that she leaves the pages about her children dying as a reminder not to have any more, which wouldn't exclude their deaths from being her most painful memory, instead of meaning that they are less horrific to her than the torn-out pages.pages.
** The fact she decided not to have any more children after losing ''three of them at once'' doesn't preclude the grim possibility that she'd had kids before them. She may have torn out the pages so she could forget the pain of either watching them age to death or having to abandon them so she wouldn't see that happen.


* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!

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* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!know!
** Although Ashildir does point out that she leaves the pages about her children dying as a reminder not to have any more, which wouldn't exclude their deaths from being her most painful memory, instead of meaning that they are less horrific to her than the torn-out pages.


** [[spoiler: The Doctor's desperate, compassionate efforts to save and redeem Ashildr/Me are poorly repaid by her centuries later in "Face the Raven", when she chooses to make ''another'' sinister bargain that requires her to capture the Doctor -- and accidentally leads to Clara's death. While this Doctor is a noticeably more forgiving man than some prior incarnations, is it any wonder he never does definitively forgive Me for that? He does let Me follow him into the TARDIS in "Hell Bent" when he could have just left her outside to die, but whether it's a sign he's willing to bury the hatchet remains a mystery.]]
** [[spoiler: Me warning the Doctor that Clara will eventually "blow away like smoke" correctly predicts the circumstances of her "Face the Raven" death as well.]]

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** [[spoiler: The Doctor's desperate, compassionate efforts to save and redeem Ashildr/Me are poorly repaid by her centuries later in "Face the Raven", when she chooses to make ''another'' sinister bargain that requires her to capture the Doctor -- and accidentally leads to Clara's death. While this Doctor is a noticeably more forgiving man than some prior incarnations, is it any wonder he never does definitively forgive Me for that? He does let Me follow him into the TARDIS in "Hell Bent" when he could have just left her outside to die, but whether it's a sign he's willing to bury the hatchet remains a mystery.]]
mystery.
** [[spoiler: Me warning the Doctor that Clara will eventually "blow away like smoke" correctly predicts the circumstances of her "Face the Raven" death as well.]]



* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. [[spoiler: It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!]]

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* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. [[spoiler: It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!]]know!


* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!

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* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. [[spoiler: It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know!know!]]


** The Doctor's desperate, compassionate efforts to save and redeem Ashildr/Me are poorly repaid by her centuries later in "Face the Raven", when she chooses to make ''another'' sinister bargain that requires her to capture the Doctor -- and accidentally leads to Clara's death. While this Doctor is a noticeably more forgiving man than some prior incarnations, is it any wonder he never does definitively forgive Me for that? He does let Me follow him into the TARDIS in "Hell Bent" when he could have just left her outside to die, but whether it's a sign he's willing to bury the hatchet remains a mystery.
** Me warning the Doctor that Clara will eventually "blow away like smoke" correctly predicts the circumstances of her "Face the Raven" death as well.

to:

** [[spoiler: The Doctor's desperate, compassionate efforts to save and redeem Ashildr/Me are poorly repaid by her centuries later in "Face the Raven", when she chooses to make ''another'' sinister bargain that requires her to capture the Doctor -- and accidentally leads to Clara's death. While this Doctor is a noticeably more forgiving man than some prior incarnations, is it any wonder he never does definitively forgive Me for that? He does let Me follow him into the TARDIS in "Hell Bent" when he could have just left her outside to die, but whether it's a sign he's willing to bury the hatchet remains a mystery.
mystery.]]
** [[spoiler: Me warning the Doctor that Clara will eventually "blow away like smoke" correctly predicts the circumstances of her "Face the Raven" death as well.]]


* HilariousInHindsight: Yeah, [[MaisieWilliams Me]] does eventually kill [[DavidBradley the Doctor]] in GameOfThrones.

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* HilariousInHindsight: Yeah, [[MaisieWilliams [[Creator/MaisieWilliams Me]] does eventually kill [[DavidBradley [[Creator/DavidBradley the Doctor]] in GameOfThrones.Series/GameOfThrones.


* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight; we just don't know.

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* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight; hindsight -- which would be {{Foreshadowing}}, considering what happens to the Doctor at the end of the season (he loses his dear memories of loving Clara) -- we just don't know.know!

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* HilariousInHindsight: Yeah, [[MaisieWilliams Me]] does eventually kill [[DavidBradley the Doctor]] in GameOfThrones.


* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: "Purple -- the color of DEATH!" Perhaps it's an esoteric reference to ''[[Film/FlashGordonSerial Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe]]''? Alternatively, mauve was the colour of danger amongst most advanced species in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E9TheEmptyChild "The Empty Child"]].

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* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: "Purple -- the color colour of DEATH!" Perhaps it's an esoteric reference to ''[[Film/FlashGordonSerial Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe]]''? Alternatively, mauve was the colour of danger amongst most advanced species in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E9TheEmptyChild "The Empty Child"]].


* CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming: Clara's spontaneous hug given to the Doctor at the end. Not just heartwarming, but also a major character development moment as we see the Doctor enjoying the hug, firmly putting to bed his [[NoHuggingNoKissing "no hugging"]] attitude.



* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight; we just don't know.

to:

* NightmareFuel: Ashildir tore off some pages from her diaries since the memories written there were too painful. The ones about her three children dying from plague are ''not'' among them. [[TheUnreveal Since it's never revealed]] what was written on those pages (not even if it was something she witnessed or something she ''did'') might also count as NothingIsScarier. It could just as easily be happy times only painful in hindsight; we just don't know.


* HarsherInHindsight: The Doctor's desperate, compassionate efforts to save and redeem Ashildr/Me are poorly repaid by her centuries later in "Face the Raven", when she chooses to make ''another'' sinister bargain that requires her to capture the Doctor -- and accidentally leads to Clara's death. While this Doctor is a noticeably more forgiving man than some prior incarnations, is it any wonder he never does forgive Me for that?

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* HarsherInHindsight: HarsherInHindsight
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The Doctor's desperate, compassionate efforts to save and redeem Ashildr/Me are poorly repaid by her centuries later in "Face the Raven", when she chooses to make ''another'' sinister bargain that requires her to capture the Doctor -- and accidentally leads to Clara's death. While this Doctor is a noticeably more forgiving man than some prior incarnations, is it any wonder he never does definitively forgive Me for that?that? He does let Me follow him into the TARDIS in "Hell Bent" when he could have just left her outside to die, but whether it's a sign he's willing to bury the hatchet remains a mystery.
** Me warning the Doctor that Clara will eventually "blow away like smoke" correctly predicts the circumstances of her "Face the Raven" death as well.

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* ContestedSequel: This episode is considered by many to be a somewhat inferior follow-up to the last one, mainly because of the Leandro subplot. At least one reviewer directly stated that it detracted from Me's role in the story.

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