It hasn’t always been easy, of course, for three years’ work in the 1970s do not a career make. At times it’s been a struggle. On other occasions I’ve fallen into jobs without looking. There’s never been a plan, I’m proud of that, never been into a strategy to achieve this by then. And yet, here I am, in 2011, star of my own show and with new fans arriving from all points of the globe every minute of the day. I may not have always loved it, I may not at times have even liked my character, but one thing I do know. As Sarah says to David’s Doctor at the end of her comeback School Reunion episode. “I wouldn’t have missed it for the world.

Elisabeth Sladen. (The Autobiography) R.I.P Lis. (via pocketful-ofmemories)