- When he first appears as a little kid, he has a case of I Just Want to Be Normal, and clinging to a teddy bear that he saw on a television screen and that Sinister, in a rare Pet the Dog moment, duplicates. It becomes this when you realise he never had a mother or a father, and this was the only thing he had to love in the entire world.
- His breakdown to Jean in Uncanny X-Men (2018) when he explains just why he's gone full Messiah Complex on the world:"I'm dying, mother. I just want to do something good before I go."
Tearjerker / X-Man