Charles had certainly experienced more than a few awkward
moments since he’d started his new job, but this one took the cake. Hell, it
took the whole fucking bakery.
It was all his new boss’ fault of course. Charles had never
had the easiest time working at Shaw Industries given he hated the owner
Sebastian Shaw with the fiery intensity of a thousand suns. But he loved
mutants and all of the wonderful powers they possessed, and so Charles had swallowed
down his opposition in order to continue with his work- composed of researching
mutations and publishing articles on the relevant findings.
But then, one day, Charles was told his department would be
expanding. That he would be getting a new boss. That said boss was none other
than Erik Lehnsherr- renowned mutant activist and overly-stubborn turtleneck-wearing
maddeningly-infuriating fanatic. At least, in Charles’ humble opinion…