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02 Dec 2019
“That’s not Steve.” She’s shaking, pacing back and forth and it’s the first time Tony sees her so distraught. She’s angry, he can tell that much. “I-I don’t know what the hell that is,” her bottom lip trembles, “but that’s not Steve.”
It couldn’t be. He had his eyes – the exact colour of them – and his face, but it wasn’t Steve. It couldn’t be – because she had personally scattered his ashes over the lake next to the underground tower.
So, while the man standing in the lab looked like an exact replica of Steve, she knew it wasn’t him. No matter how quickly her heart fluttered or how hopeful she had managed to be in the few seconds she saw him.
“You’re right,” Tony agrees, and his voice is soft, hesitant, “he’s not. He goes by Nomad, but he’s a Steve, and,” he sighs, almost pleading with her to accept what was happening, “it’s the best we’ve got.”
In which the Avengers search through the universes to find someone to help them fight their battles after the Winter Soldier kills Steve Rogers.