18. Thoughts of a Time Lady Two
Time lines, Lilith knew, were delicate things. That was kept in mind when her father prepared her for going back in time. He had taken precautions, taking everything Lilith knew about the adventures Rose had with the Doctor and locked them away.
But Lilith still knew many things. She wasn’t going in blind. She knew that her days with this regeneration of the Doctor were numbered and she knew that the number wasn’t as high as she would like it to be.
The circumstances surrounding his regeneration, however, were with the memories tucked into the farthest reaches of Lilith’s mind. But the regeneration wasn’t what she had been thinking about. It was something a bit more complicated.
Her Uncle Jack.
Lilith knew he’d be traveling with them and she knew it would be soon. She wasn’t entirely sure she was ready to deal with him, though. It wasn’t the flirting, Lilith had lived with Jack for years and was no stranger to the way he acted towards women (though being on the receiving end of his flirtations would be weird), but the fact that he would have no idea who she was.
Lilith wasn’t sure she was ready for that.