Episode 134 – It’s Me Against the World

Episodes discussed: Doctor Who 9×6 The Woman Who Lived and Angel 2×15 Reprise

The Woman Who Lived

Written by Catherine Tregenna; Directed by Ed Bazalgette

The Doctor runs into Ashildr, now Lady Me, Restoration England. Discussion points include:

  • Catherine Tregenna’s jaded immortals
  • What you choose to forget
  • Multiple lives and identities
  • What’s in a name?
  • Saving or trapping Lady Me
  • “We need the mayflies”

Written by Tim Minear; Directed by James Whitmore, Jr.

Kate undergoes an investigation at work while Wolfram & Hart gears up for its dreaded 75 year review. Discussion points includes:

  • The 75 year review
  • Conflicted Lindsey and desperate Lilah
  • Angel’s murky destiny
  • The elevator to Hell
  • Kate gives up
  • Angel plays with fire

Next timeBuffy 5×16 The Body and Doctor Who 9×7 The Zygon Invasion.


About Katherine Sas

I graduated from Messiah College in 2009 with a B.A. in English Literature. I'm a student of all things arts and humanities, in particular Tolkien, the Inklings, and the fantastic and imaginative tradition in storytelling.

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