it's like Spinal Tap. with a TARDIS.

whovianfloozy said: Definitely with angry young Simm and a twitchy young Tennant. But as adults I see it very differently. When you watch or read interviews where John talks about David there’s a tenderness, almost an adoration as well as admiration there. The pap shots of the two of them—the…

It looks like your reply might’ve got cut off there? And that makes me sad, because YES YES YES. I very much agree about young vs. older Tennant/Simm. It may come as a surprise to some people, since I tend to go on and on about bb!John and bb!Dave, but I actually prefer their current selves (both in a shipping and a personal sense, though I’m talking shipping here). I am a sucker for ~feelings and angst when it comes to these two, which is probably obvious from my RPS fic, but yeah. I love the affection, and mutual respect, and ability to constantly delight and impress one another (and the resulting angst and guilt!) you get with the maturity of slightly older Tennant/Simm.

  1. whovianfloozy said: I did get cut off—I was just saying that IRL John would be subservient and David’s control freak would come out. But Ten would sub for Master, as love, as recompense—in a screwed up kind of way. And that I’ve cock-blocked my own RPF for months trying to write John as dom…
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