The kid was a hothead and as stubborn as Nick liked to deny he was. Those two things and with Nick as a father didn't go well together. It pained Nick that relations between them were strained, but he didn't think he could do make them better.
Thinking about Mikel always put Nick in a mood. It was the kind of mood to make agents clear a path and give him a wide berth.
Nick practically stomped down the hallway, heading toward his quarters.
There was a bottle of whiskey in his quarters he was going to make friends with.