...he Hydras slithered in from the other side, beady black
eyes burning with rage and humiliation. Next to Cyborg, Starfire slowly drew
herself to her feet, her green eyes misty with pain. She looked up at Cyborg,
confusion written across her features.Hey Star want to trade? Cyborg asked, pointing towards
the vile Half-Hydras.Starfire glanced back at the Gargoyle, which was impervious
to her attacks, and nodded. That seems the reasonable choice, she said
Lets do thisRobin was trapped. He pushed himself as far back against
the seat of the car as he could; watching as the Manticora
dug around for him with one paw that was easily as big as the Boy Wonders
face. Those massive claws were even worse- Robin shuddered at the thought of
what would happen if the Manticora did manage to get
hold of him.Why are you hiding in there? Come out, come out purred
the refined voice of the lion monster above him.For one minute, the shadow of the Manticora
moved away. And then, its powerful tail came lancing into the car. The stinger
gashed an arm-length hole in the seat next to Robins leg, and then withdrew.
The scorpion tail lashed into the car again- landing just above Robins head.
Robin grabbed out to it.The Manticora jumped backwards in
surprising, dragging Robin up out of the car. The Manticora
dropped its tail down in front of its face. Robin
dangled from the end, and the two stared at ...