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Security Guards AU - Night shift security guard Smith knows there’s something suspicious happening on the higher levels of Torchwood Tower, he just doesn’t have the clearance to find out. When he meets Tyler, the new day shift guard, he instantly seeks to recruit her to his cause of finding out just what is going on.

"Fade"

Title: “Fade
Fandom: Doctor Who
Summary: A vignette.  The Doctor prepares to regenerate.  Based on this prompt.
Characters:  Tenth Doctor, Rose Tyler 
Length: 552 words

“Fade”

It’s a peculiar process, the brain completely self-rewiring its own branching synapses. It’s inevitable, under this kind of magnificent strain, that a few memories will vanish.  It’s little things, most often, useless snippets of time cataloged in the arbitrary and meticulous halls of his measureless mind.  Apple trees in blossom in Prague, the lonely sigh of wind at a long past daybreak, the faces of passers-by.  Idle time, Tuesdays, sun-drenched slopes of red grass remembered vividly for what seems to be no reason at all.  Memories that only seem like keepsakes, but are really just clutter.  Nothing he’ll even miss.

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