Trying to Prove Yourself
Summary: Through the POV of Michelangelo. Mikey doesn't like the lack of bonding he has with his father. He wonders why his sensei doesn't connect with him as much as he thinks he should. Mikey believes that Splinter thinks of him as weak. As a result, Mikey starts disobeying Splinter in order to prove himself.
Rated: PG for a bit of language and violence
Disclamer: I do not own Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Note: This is for Rachel Erica's Mikey/Splinter Contest. Feedback is appreciated.
Today, we had our usual long and tiring practice. Master Splinter was putting us through the usual motions. As the weeks passed by, the criminal activity in New York City kept on getting higher. More and more foot soldiers started wandering around the streets without a care. Didn't they realize that New York City is "the City that Never Sleeps"? A random onlooker could easily pass by and freak after seeing a bunch of freaky looking goons in black pajamas. I guarantee th