Be a Doctor - Chapter 8 - infinite_regress - Doctor Who (2005) [Archive of Our Own]
An Archive of Our Own, a project of the Organization for Transformative Works
The Doctor is left emotionally reeling after the events with the Truth Monks, but he had to put a mask on for Bill. What he needs more than anything before he ventures into the vault to talk to Missy, is comfort from an old friend.
(If you haven’t read the whole story, but like a good bit of hurt-comfort and ahem, kissing, then this works well as a stand alone)