Title: Days of Becoming, Chapter 8 - "Measured Response"
'Verse: X-Men movieverse
Pairing: Pyro/Iceman primarily and eventually but others as well, het and hom
Warnings: Swearing, I think. It means nothing to me, so I don't
really take note. Bubbling sexuality. Implied use of hand lotion as a
sexual aid. Bad puns.
Series Summary: This novel focuses mainly on the paths Iceman and
Pyro take on their way to adulthood and how they discover and deal
with their love for each other. It is a novel about what Joni
Mitchell calls "the dream's malfunction" and how we can learn to make
our own dreams when our heroes fail us. Other X characters and OC's
play prominent roles and the action begins before X1, continues
through the events of X2 and X3 and concludes in the aftermath of
Chapter Summary: The characters react to the shooting in Pasadena. At
the mansion, they plan action; in Boston, a disillusioned Mike meets
an interesting girl; at the mutant youth meeting in New York, Bobby
makes a bold (or is it foolish) move. Bobby and Kitty wonder what's
up with all the spandex.
Betas: kuriadalmatia and lux_apollo. My betas' feedback really pushed
me to clarify both the action and the character intentions here.
Disclaimers: Marvel and 20th Century own this stuff but they need us
to make sense of it.
The Chapter can be found at:
Earlier chapters are at the DOB homepage: http://toothdemon.net/ttl/fanfic/dob/
A comments link can be found at the end of the chapter. Your feedback
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