"Bloody writers," Rose grumped. "Bloody fans."

"What's wrong?" Tegan asked.

"When they wrote me out of the series, they made me clingy. Am I

"Join the club," Tegan replied. "They turned me into a useless harpy.
And it wasn't even just to write me out of the show, either."

Both women downed their shots.

"What about me?" Liz Shaw asked, overhearing them. "I'm a scientist.
I'm capable of saying more than just 'What's happening, Doctor?'"

"And me," Zoe agreed, wandering over.

"Should we go on strike?"

"Who'd notice?"

The other three growled in agreement. Adric brought four more shots.