Fandom: Doctor Who
Characters/Pairings: The Doctor/River Song
Disclaimer: Not mine
Word Count: 102
A/N: In Japan it is said that if you fold a thousand paper cranes your wish will come true. Also, there is an episode of ER starring Alex Kingston that's called 'A Thousand Cranes'. Oooo Trivia! This came about when some months ago I decided I would make a thousand cranes, I didn't make even one, I did however make pigeons... much cuter and they look cool as a bookmark.
He’d been excited to begin with. Utterly convinced River would love the idea.
As romantic gestures went nothing’s quite so time consuming and heartfelt as a prison cell filled with a thousand multi-coloured Crane’s.
Origami was an art, simple, yet beautiful.
It wasn’t until he was kneeling, squares of paper confetti-ing the Tardis that he realised, unexpectedly, that following a series of instruction on folding and manipulating paper could be so complicated.
It was unbelievably frustrating. He had paper-cuts, dozens of tear inducing paper-cuts, all over his fingers and nose.
River received a pigeon, wings crinkled and beak frayed. She loved it.