Breaking The Rules (Book One of: The Element...
"I don't think I'm cut out for this."
"Oh, you definitely aren't."
"Then why do you keep me on the team?"
"To make us feel better about ourselves."
I glared and he let out a loud laugh.
Rules are usually given to keep us safe. For instance, school rules are placed to prevent fights, discrimination, threats, etc.
Well maybe if a certain someone had given me a heads up that this school was full of mutant children, and maybe if a certain someone told me there were most likely, possible mutants as well, maybe I would have known not to go screaming when some kid with powers tried to kill me.