Emotionally shaped by living with a single mother and stories about a father whom she never knew, Rose seemed destined for a life as a retail worker.
Instead, the Doctor blew up her workplace and they began travelling together soon afterwards.
(PROSE: The Cat Came Back) When she was about nineteen, Rose had her first encounter with the Doctor just after midnight on 1 January, 2005.
Whilst walking home with her mother, Rose stumbled into the Tenth Doctor who was dying from radiation poisoning after defeating the Master and saving Wilfred Mott.
She helped them take out the Autons by throwing cabbage at them, and then had tea in the TARDIS. Ninth) In March 2005, Rose was working in the department store, Henrik's, when she was asked to give lottery winnings to the chief electrician, Wilson.