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Can you hear them? They're coming
They're in the signal, they're in my head.

Is it only me?
Am I the only one to be called?
This pounding in my ears is calling me to rule the world
.

Rule the universe as a Master of your fate.
Can you hear the drums?
Don't try to fight them; it's too late
.

Each Time Lord child,
Approaches the eye,
Forced to behold the Vortex,
To be inspired or run,
But as I gazed into the vastness of time,
I heard the sound of drums.

Can you hear them? They're coming
They're in the signal, they're in my head.
Can you hear them? They're coming
They're in the signal, they're in my head.

In professor's guise,
Oh Doctor, Doctor, you have healed me.
You are not alone,
It took you far too long to see me.
Now I lay in your arms,
Mortally wounded in your care.
I'll leave you here forever,
Last of the Time Lords once again.

Don't leave me now,
Think of all we've done together,
Think of all the vanquished foes,
Think of all we could be.

It would be hell for me, imprisoned here forever, with you.

Don't, please, you've got to, please, we're the only ones left, please,
Just regenerate!

Can you hear them
(In my dreams they're calling)
They're coming
(And every waking moment)
They're in the signal
(I heard the vortex calling)
They're in my head.

Can you hear them?
(I heard the sound)
They're coming
(The sound of drums)
They're in the signal
They're in my head



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    UnregisteredJul 23, 2012 at 7:32 pm
    The doctor is real . Torchwood is real. The year that never was exists. Do not vote saxon. Do not vote saxon. Do not vote saxon. One word- doctor
  • U
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    UnregisteredSep 4, 2012 at 12:24 pm
    The way the doctor cradles the master's body is incredibly moving. After all he's done, everyone he's killed, all the harm he's inflicted on the doctor, the doctor's still there for him.
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    UnregisteredSep 2, 2012 at 7:02 pm
    Like even though the master tried to kill the doctor and martha's family, ten still wanted him and master to be together because they are the last if their kind. And when the master didn't regenerate, the doctor was obviously devastated. Even in other episodes whenever other timelords or gallifreyian related things pop up, the doctor's mood completely changes to a mood you don't see very often.
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    UnregisteredSep 4, 2012 at 12:21 pm
    Well, the meaning is simple. It's the drums that the master from doctor who hears in his head. It then goes on to have dialogue from the doctor and the master as the master lies in the doctor's arms and dies.
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    UnregisteredAug 28, 2012 at 11:58 pm
    I really love this song. It shows the doctors feelings about being the last of his kind.. And then not... And then again.

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