He checked the butterfly closure on the cut above his eyebrow. This was positively awful, and if he asked his companion for---
His eyebrows painfully knitted together as a strange distress symbol appeared on the console. Was that---no, no...had to have just been using a Gallifreyan channel.
Well, just finished up one adventure, no reason not to start up a new one.
He flipped the switch to the communicator.
"This is the Doctor speaking. How can I help you?"