Kurt questions his faith in the face of a growing war between humanity and mutants. Northstar confesses his love for Bobby to Annie, who understands unrequited love. Bobby shows Annie that he is mutating since their encounter with Black Tom; part of his body has turned to ice and he cannot change it back. Then Bobby gets himself in trouble when he accepts the advances of a Genosian refugee who is married and her jealous husband comes after Bobby. But it is Northstar to the rescue.