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[[Eleventh Doctor| The Doctor]], [[Amy Pond| Amy]] and [[Rory Williams| Rory]] have landed inside what they believe to be a spaceport. They decide to investigate their surroundings. The Doctor meets a flight attendant who is wearing a grim face. She explains that thirteen creatures had invaded [[Terminal 4000]]. Meanwhile, Amy and Rory were searching inside a shop. They soon discover that something's inside with them.
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[[Eleventh Doctor| The Doctor]], [[Amy Pond| Amy]] and [[Rory Williams| Rory]] have landed inside what seems to be a spaceport and look around. The Doctor meets a flight attendant with a grim face. She explains that thirteen creatures had invaded [[Terminal 4000]]. Amy and Rory, inside a shop, find that something's inside with them.
   
It turns out that a dog-like creature was inside the shop and when Amy approaches it, the thing jumps on her and from its mouth protrudes a tentacle that tries to latch onto her throat. Rory manages to help knock it out the way and they escape from the shop. The Doctor hears that the creatures are called [[Despond]]s, dog-like aliens that feed off hope. Now everyone is despairing because there is no hope left inside them.
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A dog-like creature is inside the shop. When Amy approaches it, it jumps on her. A tentacle protrudes from its mouth and tries to latch onto her throat. Rory helps knock it out the way and they escape. The Doctor learns the creatures are called [[Despond]]s, dog-like aliens who feed off hope. Everyone is in despair because there is no hope left inside them.
   
The TARDIS crew meet up with [[Roger McDowell]] who had apparently shot one of the creatures before and now there were twelve. The Doctor then follows Janie along with Amy to the control room, hoping he could fix something. Rory remains with the people in the lounge and meets [[Mr Henry]] and [[Mrs Henry]]. They arrive inside the control room and the Doctor starts tinkering with the machine. Realising that an alien had just entered, the computer released a killing gas, which Janie and Amy started to choke on. The outside doors began to close.
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The TARDIS crew meet [[Roger McDowell]], who has apparently shot one of the creatures. Now there are twelve. The Doctor follows Janie and Amy to the control room. Rory remains with the people in the lounge and meets [[Mr Henry|Mister]] and [[Mrs Henry]]. In the control room, the Doctor tinkers with a machine. Realising that an alien has just entered, the computer releases a killing gas. Janie and Amy choke on it as the outside doors began to close.
   
The Doctor manages to disperse the gas, which didn't affect him, only Amy and Janie. Rory, inside the lounge, wanted to find where Amy and the Doctor had gone to and found a room where Roger was finding. Roger suddenly knocked him on the head with but of a gun. The Doctor decides the only way they could escape is if he died. Amy isn't so sure.
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The Doctor, unaffected by the gas, disperses it. Rory goes to look for Amy and the Doctor and finds Roger, who knocks him on the head with a gun butt. The Doctor decides the only way they could escape is if he dies. Amy isn't so sure.
   
The Doctor performs one of his [[Time Lord]] tricks where he can close down both hearts. Amy and Janie escape and return to the lounge. He wakes up again and tries to figure a way out. Inside the lounge, everything is chaos. A group of people were discussing a way of raiding the shop where other groups had managed to enter. This was the only way they could survive. Amy and Janie were pushed into helping them.
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The Doctor performs a [[Time Lord]] trick involving his [[binary vascular system]]. Amy and Janie escape and return to the lounge. The Doctor wakes and tries to figure a way out. In the lounge, everything is chaos. People talk of raiding the shop where other people went. Amy and Janie feel compelled to help them.
   
Amy and Janie were caught in the raid as they attacked using sticks and whatever weapon-like objects they could find. Rory awoke inside a space ship, where he found Roger who introduced him to [[Cap]]. Seeing him with the Doctor, they believed that he could fix their engine inside their ship. Rory was forced to agree, even after he pleaded not to.
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Amy and Janie are caught in the raid. Rory wakes in a space ship, where Roger introduces him to [[Cap]]. They believe the Doctor can fix their ship's engines. Rory is forced to agree.
   
The Doctor was still inside the control room and was figuring out a way of removing the quarantine on the spaceport. Trying to find a way of escaping the room, the Doctor was given an electrical shock from the panel. Amy was starting to get worried about Rory, he was nowhere to be seen.
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The Doctor is still inside the control room, trying to get the spaceport's quarantine lifted. A control panel gives him an electrical shock. Amy grows worried about Rory.
   
 
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Terminal of Despair was a novel in the Doctor Who 2 in 1 books range.

Publisher's Summary

In Terminal of Despair, the TARDIS crew is quarantined in Terminal 4000, where the hideous Desponds have destroyed the hopes of all awaiting passengers. Can the Doctor and his friends help them escape without succumbing to despair themselves?

Plot

The Doctor, Amy and Rory have landed inside what seems to be a spaceport and look around. The Doctor meets a flight attendant with a grim face. She explains that thirteen creatures had invaded Terminal 4000. Amy and Rory, inside a shop, find that something's inside with them.

A dog-like creature is inside the shop. When Amy approaches it, it jumps on her. A tentacle protrudes from its mouth and tries to latch onto her throat. Rory helps knock it out the way and they escape. The Doctor learns the creatures are called Desponds, dog-like aliens who feed off hope. Everyone is in despair because there is no hope left inside them.

The TARDIS crew meet Roger McDowell, who has apparently shot one of the creatures. Now there are twelve. The Doctor follows Janie and Amy to the control room. Rory remains with the people in the lounge and meets Mister and Mrs Henry. In the control room, the Doctor tinkers with a machine. Realising that an alien has just entered, the computer releases a killing gas. Janie and Amy choke on it as the outside doors began to close.

The Doctor, unaffected by the gas, disperses it. Rory goes to look for Amy and the Doctor and finds Roger, who knocks him on the head with a gun butt. The Doctor decides the only way they could escape is if he dies. Amy isn't so sure.

The Doctor performs a Time Lord trick involving his binary vascular system. Amy and Janie escape and return to the lounge. The Doctor wakes and tries to figure a way out. In the lounge, everything is chaos. People talk of raiding the shop where other people went. Amy and Janie feel compelled to help them.

Amy and Janie are caught in the raid. Rory wakes in a space ship, where Roger introduces him to Cap. They believe the Doctor can fix their ship's engines. Rory is forced to agree.

The Doctor is still inside the control room, trying to get the spaceport's quarantine lifted. A control panel gives him an electrical shock. Amy grows worried about Rory.

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  • Terminal of Despair occurs after
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