He’s not the only ‘old timer’ people have said that about. From ‘Doctor Who – Tomb of the Cybermen’.
DOCTOR:… Hey, why didn’t you wake me? I should have been on watch half an hour ago.
VICTORIA: I thought you should rest.
DOCTOR: Why me?
VICTORIA: No reason really.
DOCTOR: Oh, I think I know. Is it because I’m…
VICTORIA: Well, if you are 450 years old, you need a great deal of sleep.
DOCTOR: Well that’s very considerate of you, Victoria, but between you and me, I’m really quite lively actually, all things being considered.
It then goes into one of the most iconic exchanges of dialogue in the series.
I mean, I think its better to sleep on a train than on a JOB
Tanuki’s Inemuri Experiment (part 4/4). Don’t get it twisted; Tanuki has earned his laziness.
Then you are quite the expert by now, aren’t you Tanuki?
February 12, 2016