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Touching A Memory by Saimain Touching A Memory by Saimain

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The Eleventh Doctor and Rose Tyler, in shared wonder and disbelief at seeing each other again. Rose slowly realizes that this strange man is still her Doctor, though his face has changed yet again and he is so much older and sadder, lonelier. It has been centuries for him, and he was so certain that he would never see her again. There is both pain and fondness in his eyes as touches her, as though touching a cherished memory.

A companion piece to "In An Endless Dream I Loved You:"
In An Endless Dream I Loved You by SaimainNo Matter -Who- by Saimain

Pencil and Watercolor. Doctor Who in all its tragic glory is ©BBC; I can't wait for the 50th.
Meadowhaven Website; More Doctor Who artwork HERE: [link]

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Many massive, heartfelt thanks to Sarah, Tara, Audra, MoonchildVenix, Melanie and EiljaGorgor for their generous contributions which allowed me to finally finish this project!

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Given 2014-01-26
Touching A Memory by Saimain A wonderful fan art featuring the Doctor and his companion in a rather touching moment, I love the use of water color painted over the fine pencil line art. This artwork is absolutely beautiful. ( Suggested by Wildphoenix22 and Featured by Ry-Spirit )
Conteuse Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2015
This is really beautiful, with the emotion and wonder on their faces, and extremely well executed as well. Gorgeous. Truly. Now I want to read the fanfic that (should) accompany it!
ThePeasantQueen Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2015
I think my hearts just broke ;-;
Rainstorm4444 Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I miss Rose almost as much as The Doctor does.
Rkdailey Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Aww. I miss Rose. 
FyreDragon5 Featured By Owner May 27, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Even though I'm more of an Eleven/River person, I love this idea of him meeting Rose again.  I wish BBC would have done something like that in the 50th Anniversary Special.  Bravo!  Love this piece so much!  You really captured them perfectly! 
wallpop09 Featured By Owner May 2, 2015
Look at his face. You can see the sorrow and sadness. You can see how many nights he prayed to see her again. To hold her. He turely looks how he feels for the first time in a long time
tgraschel40 Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2015  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
LOVE THIS! IT's just beautiful! 
SweetCitrine Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2015
This is so beautiful 
Aludneva Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
It's amazing. I love your art.
ErysRose Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2015
YamiKaori Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Why do you make me cry like this Q____Q

it's so sad and cute at the same time... *sobs* >~<
bluEnchanter Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2014  Hobbyist Interface Designer
i feel love <3
Haruka--chan Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Whoa, I thought I had favorited this already! I absolutely LOVE your paintings of the Doctor and Rose, Saimain! Thank you SO much for this! ^_^
Melody--Pond Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2014
im crying this is so beautiful the feels!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
TheTrueHolyDarkness Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2014
Sorry. But someone's gotta say it:

River Song 4 life as dah docta's w1fe!
gateaugato Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014  Student General Artist
Mhm. Agreed.

Anyway, Rose has already got that human version of the 10th Doctor (the one that grew from his handy spare hand). Jeez Rose, one Doctor not good enough!?
Netherman14 Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
:iconeleventhdoctorplz: :iconsaysplz: *mutters* "How can this be possible? I returned her myself... she shouldn't be here... must be a Zagon..."

:iconrosetylerplz: :iconsaysplz: "Doctor? what are you talking about? it's me, it's Rose, your Ro-"

:iconeleventhdoctorplz: :iconsaysplz: *shouts* "You're not her! no matter how much how you've convinced yourself otherwise! I watched Rose disappear again! hell! I've returned her myself to Pete's World!" *approaches Rose, anger, and pain, and sadness, and hope, and even happiness clear in his forest green eyes* "Now, I don't know how you managed to impersonate her in this way, but I suggest you stop, right no-"

*Rose didn't know how she could convince this man, who seemed like her Doctor, but older, and sadder, and lonelier, despite the brown haired woman standing in the corner, staring in confusion at the pink-yellow human and the Last Time Lord, so she did what she would do with her Doctors, nine and ten, she kissed him*
rababco Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Aww, The Doctor's in denial. He wants to believe it's Rose but he can't. :tears:
NayaWhovian1016 Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I'M MELTING!!!! No wonder this got the daily deviation!
ChiaraWall Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2014
PCamenzind Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2014   Writer
Touching! A little bit like the Sarah-Jane reunion. 
dragonflywhisperer56 Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I absolutely love the emotion in this piece! It is amazing
FallenAngelofDeath21 Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Had me in tears as I read the description. I actually love it. I don't Ship these two as much as 10 and Rose but seeing this, I feel like old feelings would for sure come up if they ever saw each other again.
PokeMeW2 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
i love your art sssssoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo much i mean WOW
RandomWolf121 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2014
My inner shipper is insanely happy right now
Jessica-Marie1312 Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2014
Screamote Eleventh/Rose SHIP NOW AAAAAAAAAAH!!!!Screamote  
eddyslilsis Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I would love it if they had done this...but this is so gorgeous. amazing! <3
Herestia Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014  Student Digital Artist
*Cries like a stupid* Love it QuQ
Naynaycorn Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
It's too bad this doesn't actually happen in the series. Although if it did I wouldn't be able to stop crying lol!
Springcloud Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Oh wow, this is incredible!! My heart.
Ashstar13 Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
*loud atering noise* I think I just broke my feels.
Ashstar13 Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
elmjuniper Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Omg, the feels!
Love it.
LovesALoadedGun Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2014
Aww this is beautiful! I love your fan art! :)
Naynaycorn Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Looking at this made me want to cry!
Aimka27 Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2014  Student General Artist
me too...
Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2014
Beautiful work! Congratulations on the DD! :iconflowerheartplz:
ScarlettShadow257 Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2014  Professional Photographer

This is ADORABLE.  :3
MegaMANDEV Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014
Gorgeous. Consider also doing one of 11 and Idris as well, something like that would be sure to be packed full of emotion.
Saimain Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014  Professional General Artist
Thank you.  I am open for commissions if someone would like to see that idea painted.  :)
Pan-Zareta Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
the scene were Rose is lost to him is just heartbreaking
colorsplash123 Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014
Omg its the doctor! I love it!
TheJazzy0727 Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014  Student Artist
I cried when the Doctor and Rose were first separated... Cause the feels... Amg. *Faceflop*
But this.... this is wonderful.... ;u;Yasuko Takasu (Fangirling) [V1] Tears of Joy 

Tardis a tiny animation  <--- Cause I just had to owo
Ashstar13 Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
I know about them feels.......... 
panagiotios Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thelchtereia Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
This is really beautiful. All of your work is.
Ravers-Disease Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014   General Artist
I cri everytiem....

SO amazing!
RedPirate Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014
This ship never really occurred to me before but damn if this isn't a lovely representation of it.
Betawhofic Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014
YES! Congrats on the deviation, you definitely deserve it. All your Doctor Who artworks are beautiful, and so perfectly them.

(All you original artwork is beautiful too, I just have more personal investment in Doctor Who.)
tigabelle Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014
Congrats on the Daily Deviation! :huggle::heart:
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