Disclaimer: I do not own X-Men Evolution in any way shape or form except in
my own deluded imagination.
It was early afternoon as the police car rolled along the forest road
that went from the small juvenile lock-up to Bayville where it was due to
arrive at the Bayville Court House. From the backseat young Danny Bryant
watched the rows of trees pass by him. He thought about the past few
months and how he landed in this situation.
He remembered how the other students at school bullied him and how he
discovered he was mutant and befriended a mutant called Toad. He
remembered how he fooled himself to thinking life was getting better and
how Toad betrayed him and how Duncan Matthews and other football players
beat him and made him snap. He replayed the events of when he took his
father's gun to school and wound up shooting a teacher and Toad. Since then
he found himself sitting in lock up facing a daily routine of counselors
and a weekly visit by Charles Xavier who works to help him learn about his
Now here he was heading to stand trial for what he had done. He felt scared
and alone knowing that he was going to be locked up for a long time. He
wished he could just escape the life he was now living and start over. He
would sell his soul to the devil if he could. He didn't realize that he was
seconds from that type of situation.
Suddenly the police car stalled. The officer that was driving turned the
key several times but the engine stayed dead. Opening the hood the two
officers climbed out to look for the problem. That's when it got weird. The
police car suddenly lurched into the air knocking the two cops to the
ground. The car sailed higher and higher until Danny could see a red caped
masked figure floating before him.
"Welcome to your future Danny Bryant," The figure said in frightening