source: natalie irish
"her charm and philanthropic ways were indeed just the icing on the cake. alas, it would later be cake itself that would one day try to destroy the promising girl wonder. one fateful october night miss irish was stricken with a debilitating and misunderstood disease that hospitalized her for weeks. it ultimately left her completely dependent on a machine that was to be attached to her body 24/7 in order for her to sustain life. when many would have given up all hope, natalie irish did not waiver. no, miss irish gained a miraculous sense of determination and resolve in her new life as a cyborg..."