Title: A Moment Too Soon Fandom: Doctor Who Doctor: Sixth "Peri, there's something I've been meaning to tell you for some time." She glanced up and watched him try to have a conversation while messing with the TARDIS controls. "What is it, Doctor?" He became more and more fidgety as he spoke. "That's just the trouble," he admitted. "I'm not the Doctor, and I never was. I was hired for what I'd expected to be a brief assignment, but then the Doctor died, and I was stuck." But I saw you regenerate!" snapped Peri. "I watched you- I mean watched him become you!" He laughed. "Simple visual trickery!"