After the defeat of Eclipse and the destruction of the Soviet Plans the heroes take some much needed down time. A series of interesting personal life things occur. Frank Bastion goes on his date with his co-worker Vinette Valentine; Vinette calls back and gets Olive Owens, it doesn’t go well as Vinette thinks Olive is Frank’s wife. Olive plays it up and does her best to sabotage their relationship. Olive Owens meets Kevin Kent at the Dublin Enquirer. Mike Glidewell decides to switch jobs from Stark Industries to Mercury Industries. He does so in the hopes of greater freedom and the knowledge that he won’t have to hide his identity from Seth. Seth finishes building his school for mutants and recruiting students for the new years. He starts to hire the final staff members.