No Capes

No Capes

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Joe Cool (Elizabeth Seibert) By joecool123 Completed

"Why wear a mask?" I whispered as my fingers brushed the satin garment that revealed only his enigmatic eyes.  

"No one can find out my real identity," He replied, his gaze pouring into mine, "Anyone could be behind this mask. Besides, it keeps me safe." 

I held my breath, realizing just what could happen if he left the city. How that would change everything. "Okay," I continued, letting the cool drizzle of the nighttime air soak my skin, "I suppose that's pretty standard... but why not wear a cape? Don't superheroes usually wear capes?" 

He cracked a boyish grin and took a step away from me, like he'd suddenly inherited a windfall of energy. "Nah. Not unless they want a death wish. Capes are hazardous for your health, Madeline." He looked me directly in the eyes, and I suspected he was about to divulge his best advice so far. "No capes."

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Chips4Dinner Chips4Dinner a day ago
I can 755527728O7363636% guarantee  that you skipped that number. 
                              You never even noticed that there was even a letter in there. 
                              You then went through and spotted the letter
PuffinsKey PuffinsKey a day ago
I'm excited to re- read this story lmao it's been about a year
SpectralHeart SpectralHeart 2 days ago
moniey?? what are thems?????
                              Use your best chinese accent when you say that line. Then run.
SpectralHeart SpectralHeart 2 days ago
School? What's that? I think you mean "The coolest rollercoaster ever built. With three loop-de-loops. And Ryan Gosling."
wunziwunzi wunziwunzi 12 hours ago
Am I the only one who is thinking about Hyperion heights from once upon a time
sunnyHey sunnyHey a day ago
I have a theory but I won't say it unless it ruins someone else's experience.