Let's Do the Time Lord Again: 50 Best 'Doctor Who' Moments

As the new doctor hits American screens, travel back through the highlights of this classic British sci-fi show

40. The Eleventh Doctor Meets the TARDIS

From: "The Doctor's Wife"
Premiere: May 14, 2011

In a stunning display of virtuoso writing by popular science-fiction novelist and comics maverick Neil Gaiman, the TARDIS comes alive, personified in the form of Idris (Suranne Jones) while stranded on a sentient asteroid outside the known universe. A brilliant investigation of a central yet previously unexamined relationship, the episode delivered some of the best dialogue ever, including this bit for darling, daffy Idris: "Biting's excellent. It's like kissing, only there's a winner."

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