Truth IsIron Man and War Machine watched as Gene surrendered his ten rings to Howard Stark and run off into the distance, tears streaming down his cheeks in sorrow, defeat and shame. The two armored friends were silent for a good amount of time, watching the spot where their former friend and recent foe once was, feeling an overwhelming sense of sorrow for the abandoned teenager.Truth Is in Romance More Like This
"I'll bring your dad back to the armory. You can go talk to Pepper..." Rhodey said finally, taking the now returned Howard and flying off to the armory. Tony sighed and flew over to the schools roof, where he had set Pepper down to keep her safe from the lurking menace that was once Gene. He landed on the roof and retracted his armor to his black backpack, then sat down next to her.
"So, are you okay?" He asked.
"Yeah I'm fine." Pepper answered tiredly. They were quiet for a moment. In all honesty, Pepper was tired of the two boys playing catch with her emotions. First it was Tony, then it was Gene, then Gene betrays