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Traveling man... Such secrets to be told.
Alien man... Running from the days of old.
Out of his world, with nothing left to lose.
Traveling man... Coming down to rescue you.

You're hard to find, Time Lord.
Too busy saving everything to stop.

The Traveling Man will save the day.
The Traveling Man will keep you safe.
Even if he has to die five hundred and seven times,
The Traveling Man will save the day.

Waiting so long for something to reprove.
Gallifrey man, of his tragic history.
Such a sharp mind, but broken are his hearts.
Engines in gear, time to put things in the past.

There comes a time, Time Lord,
When every boy must learn how to dance.

The Traveling Man will save the day.
The Traveling Man will keep you safe.
Even if he has to die five hundred and seven times,
The Traveling Man will save the day.

Everybody knows that everybody dies,
But nobody knows it like him.
I think all the lights would drain out of the skies
If he ever gave up trying.

Just this once, everybody lives.

The Traveling Man will save the day.
The Traveling Man will keep you safe.
Even if he has to die five hundred and seven times,
The Traveling Man will save the day.



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    UnregisteredJan 23, 2014 at 4:42 am
    Oh god I love this song! I get a little emotional. But I think it really describes the Doctor. He comes to your rescue all the time. (in our minds) unfortunately. But he ask for no praise. And we don't know it but we need him more than we ever knew. Without the Doctor we'd probably be dead, because think about it 50 years of him saving humanity's butt. And he does it with no expectation of praise. He's the unknown force. A childhood hero, that's way better than superman or batman. And you always even as an adult secretly take out your sonic, fez, scarf, bow tie, trench coat, etc. And pretend your the Doctor. I mean who doesn't want him to be real and pick us up in his blue police box and take us away from our stress and woes. See the stars with him, go save a whale from outer space, give out jelly babies to defeat evil and tell everyone they are a absolutely fantastic or brilliant. He's the real role model in life I think, the traveling man.
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    UnregisteredSep 3, 2012 at 6:53 pm
    Please stop saying the line "even if he has to do, five-hundred and seven times" refers to how many times he's died. The doctor said he has 507 regenerations. So far he has died 11 times. However, the doctor actually has 14 regenerations. Though river gave him 12 regenerations. So he has 26 left. He has not died 507 times yet.
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    UnregisteredAug 4, 2012 at 8:37 am
    Amazing song describing the doctor from the bbc's famous tv-series doctor who.
    "but i’ve seen it before. Very old and very kind, and the very, very last — sound a bit familiar? "
    Amelia jessica pond, the beast below, 5x02
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    UnregisteredJul 23, 2012 at 2:18 am
    He's an alien, old, with alot of secrets. We can't find him, because he's rescuing us and keeping us safe. He's died about five hundred and seven times, he's from gallifrey with a tragic history and a great mind but hurt hearts (2 of them! ), but he always has to move on. There comes a time... Is from the episode "girl in the fireplace" everybody knows... Is from "silence in the library" and "forest of the dead" if he gave up trying, everything would end. Just this once... Is from "the doctor dances". This would all be from a point of view if you were in the episodes, since sadly... Very sadly... Doctor who isn't real (wahhh!! )
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    UnregisteredJun 19, 2012 at 3:04 pm
    It's a tragic story about a madman with a box who save us all from complete annihilation and how he meets new people and die many time and still saves us all

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