Merlin: Ah, you know, lad… that love business is a powerful thing.
Arthur: Greater than gravity?
Merlin: Well, yes, boy, in its way, I’d, uh- Yes, I’d say it’s the greatest force on Earth.
So now I have this thing where I try to ship all Merlin and Arthur characters in the legends… and normally I’d completely shy away from this one because, well, obviously. But this Merlin moves backwards in time, so he’s getting younger from Arthur’s POV. And eventually, as Arthur gets older, they’ll be around the same ages. So then it’s TOTALLY ACCEPTABLE.
why yes this timeline helped me understand river song’s timeline
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