The candle-lit reflection in the mirror showed a tired figure... a zero. Thus, the zero used rabid cats in an attempt to increment themselves to a higher plane of existence, but only succeeded in making themselves sick, contracting tridecaphobia. The doctor was a thirteen, unfortunately, and upon the sight of the doctor, the zero was frightened out of existence. The unfortunate result of this was that all empty space in the universe was suddenly filled, and everything came to a halt. Thus came the end of the universe.
I'm not sure that was Ne, but I tried.