My name is Nick Carver and I have a superpower.
Be jealous. Be very, very jealous. I’ve only begun to touch the edges of the power lying coiled inside of me. No one knows what I’m capable of. Of how far I can go, least of all me. That should scare me but it doesn’t because let’s be honest, nothing does.
Not even the fact that I’m dying. Again.
She saved me once before, I have every faith she can save us all now. If there’s one thing in this world I wholeheartedly believe in, it’s Alex.
You’re probably wondering how we got here. How we went from a frozen island halfway between Russia and a polar bear’s butt to this deadly tropical paradise in French Polynesia. How we formed our gang of misfit, pissed-off superheroes that got us here. How after everything we’ve been through I’ve ended up right back where I started – gasping my last breathes alone in the cold. I’ll gladly tell you, but listen close. Pay attention. I don’t have a lot of time…