Back from France, the X-Men learn that Madelyne has given birth to a son. Madelyne confides in Storm her fears that Cyclops doesn't really care about her and the baby and that she needs some proof that Scott really wants the two of them in his life. Later while the X-Men and New Mutants have fun playing base-ball and enjoying each others' company, Scott and Maddelyne angrily discuss the meaning of their marriage and why Cyclops won't just leave the X-Men. Storm offers Scott a duel in the Danger Room to decide who will lead the X-Men from now on. Cyclops accepts the offer, upsetting Madelyne even more and is defeated in combat by Ororo despite her being powerless. Meanwhile, Rachel repairs the holoempathic crystal of Jean Grey she accidentally destroyed. A beam of energy transects from the spot on the moon where Phoenix died down towards earth. Light-years away, aboard the vessel of the Starjammers, the recovered Professor Xavier learns that he won't be able to return to earth before very long and is unsure whether handing the X-Men and New Mutants to Magneto was the right decision.
Synopsis: In the begining every X-Man is gazing upon Scott and Madylines new baby Nathan Summers, A.K.A. Cable. But Madyline is not happy that Scott is still putting his life in danger to lead the X-Men, and he says that the team needs him. So Storm comes and requests a duel, Scott accpets and they go to the Danger Room for the duel, getting the New Mutants and their trainer Magneto. They turn the suroundings into a destroyed urban city. Scott turns his ruby quarts visor down low, so it will not be enough to kill Storm. He shoots at her, but she dodges easily, and hides, he goes lookin not knowing where she may be, then as he enters an alley, Storm comes out from under some brush, and gets her belt and grips it around his legs, she then removes his visor, so he dare not open his eyes and he surrenders. Telling Madyline the news, she is sad yet happy they can endure their new life together.