Characters: Jamie Madrox, Dae-mun 'Jimmy' Lee
Summary: Sometimes, it's easier to say it with fists than words.
The sound of his fists hitting the heavy bag was muted in time with the rushing in his ears.
The training room was all but empty, most having gone home a long time ago. There was maintaining physical condition and then there was trying the limits of exhaustion, something no one wanted to do when they could be called on assignment at any moment. For Jamie, it was neither. It was an test of self-control. How hard could he hit, get hit, how many times before it proved too much? Before his concentration broke and he replicated?
Stepping back, he drug his sleeve over his forehead, panting heavily. He heard the door click shut, eyes darting to the side, clenching his jaw when he registered who it was.