Sonic Skyline Chapter 1: The SparkThe child laughed as he ran through the streets, the world a blur. To him, reality was irrelevant. This was life in its most glorious form. Fast, intense, with endless color streaking past and nothing but the wind through his spines.Sonic Skyline Chapter 1: The Spark by WickedlyElphie
One thing was clear. He was different. They called him Sonic, and for good reason. When he ran, his speed was unnatural-and destructive. It was like he was constantly running away from something, though no one could quite tell what. In truth, people hated him for it. Parents rarely let their children near him, deeming the hedgehog "a bad influence," and on the rare occasion they did, the other boys just teased him for his powers.
If you'd have asked him, he'd have told you, in that sweet child's voice, that he was fine. That these things didn't bother him at all. But few people can endure that kind of ridicule for long and eventually the pain in his heart turned slightly bitter. He began to use his abilities