First Attraction

He was a southern boy to the bone. He opened doors for her, pulled out her chair, then promptly cooked up a heavenly warm-smelling feast of southern cooking.

She pretended away their first encounter in the self-same kitchen and simply enjoyed the difference between her own boyfriend, Bobby, and this new X-Man. Bobby was cold, icy as his mutation, and firm and northern and old guard rules. Remy was warm and spicy and all shadows and liquid motion and southern and old school gentleman and it warmed a part of her that had been cool too long.

She liked it.

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