Ever since the Mary Poppins 50th Anniversary Edition came out on Blu-Ray and DVD, we’ve been watching what is obviously an iconic classic over and over again.
And singing “Let’s Go Fly A Kite.” And re-enacting “Step In Time.” Again, over and over again.
The repeat button has arguably become the most popular button on our remote, as we’re all perfectly happy to do nothing more than romp through the Edwardian Britishness that is Number Seventeen, Cherry Tree Lane and the magical nanny that comes with it.
Then, while watching it for the eleventieth time, it occurred to me that Mary Poppins is totally a Dr. Who Time Lord. Secretly, of course. She might even be The Doctor in some kind of regeneration that hasn’t even been documented. And had Matt Smith not already returned as Peter Capaldi, I’d be half expecting to see a glimpse of Julie Andrews’ dreamy peaches-and-cream visage somewhere in there.
Think about it. Because it’s completely plausible. Mainly because of these 12 truths:
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