Four Times Martha Met Sarah Jane and One Time She Didn't Quite (Doctor Who)

Reviewed by Kathryn A on 8th July 2008 (13)
Tags: Short Story

Summary:The first time Martha Jones meets Sarah Jane Smith, neither of them knows it. To be fair, Martha's just survived near-asphyxiation on the Moon and Tish is fussing and there's a thousand reporters everywhere, and Sarah Jane's really more interested in the odd puncture wounds on Mr. Stoker's neck and inclined to avoid anyone who might shoo her away - which is to say, they both have rather a lot on their minds.

The things I like about this: a) the commonalities between Martha and Sarah-Jane b) the enigmatic way that Sarah-Jane has of turning up at newsworthy events c) Year-That-Wasn't angst d) developing friendship e) healing