George Carlin said that every time you adopt a pet, you’re purchasing a small tragedy. The Doctor must feel that way about his companions.
Yes, presumably because they like making us cry, the Doctor Who YouTube channel has collected 10 of the most heartbreaking companion exits. From Sarah Jane to Susan, Amy to Rose, there’s sure to be something to get the waterworks going.
Note that it’s not ranked from 1 to 10, and is in no particular order, so don’t get angry that your favourite’s not sat at the top. Also, you might think that there are only nine in the list, but look again. Can you see what they’ve done?