Marcus is an 'Abberent' in Robin Jarvis's book Freax and Rejex (Sequal to Dancing Jax), and starts out very egotistical with his mind in the gutter most of the time or 'in his pants', as Maggie (Another character in Freax and Rejex who moves on to Fighting Pax)says later in the book and becomes smarter and a better person as the book goes on.