Inheritance: Old Friends
Disclaimer: I own nothing. Joss owns Xander as far as I know and DC comics owns the concepts if not the characters of everyone else.
Summery: Xander Harris son of the Superman has clamed the powers that are his inheritance, but what of the descendants of the rest of Americas Justice Society? The second story in the Inheritance series.
Crossover: Anything in the DC universe is game, but mostly Superman and Batman.
December 7 1951, a rod of tremendous power is buried. After wiping his hands a man walks outside to look at the night stars.
December 27 1951, a goddess sheds tears for her fallen husband as she makes her way toward her hidden island. Silently she sends a prayer asking for a time when people would be more open to her message.
November 3 1953, a spell whispered on bloody lips sends a golden helmet tumbling through magic towards a safe place, where ever that may be. As soon as the helmet leaves the body is riddled with bullets.
January 1 1956, an aging heart explodes from a drug overdose. The old mans last thoughts were of regret.
October 10 1962, an old runner just isn’t quick enough. As he feels the blood filling his lungs he looks down at the infant he was able to save from the drive by, and smiles.
September 7 1963, an old man struggles against his demonic attacker. As his blood is drained from his body, he is surprised to find something that willpower can not conquer.
July 15 1969, a gloved hand reaches for that of his wife. His spirit calls for justice his body can no longer deliver as insane laughter ushers him into the afterlife.
August 6 1995, a being older than the earth is lessened as a mortal soul is finally allowed eternal rest. The being waits silently in the void between life and death, waiting for another soul to replace the one it had lost.