Chapter 1: Summoning Memories
They had all been there for Amy and Rory after the Doctor’s ‘death’, and for the Doctor, after the fields of Trenzalore. They had all been there for John after Sherlock’s ‘death’, and for Sherlock, in the last painful months of his three years’ leave. So it was only natural that, when the Doctor received a text that simply read, ‘Cas is gone. Dean’s not going to last much longer,’ they were all there for the Winchester brothers in their hour of need.
The summoning took place in a dark barn – not really because of the weight it added to the atmosphere, but because it was raining, and the only other sources of shelter for miles around were the TARDIS and the Impala. The Doctor had made it very obvious that anyone who tried summoning anything inside his old girl would be swiftly and forcefully ejected. Dean had said likewise with the Impala, although with more ex