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* WindowsOfTheSoul: Satan Girl and Berserker’s eyes show their lack of restrain or conscience.
-->The focus of the image came back to the lone warrior, or berserker, or... hell, just call him a murderer. His visage was less distinct than those of the Apokolips pair, probably because the computer didn’t have a model from which to work. Still... the eyes. She could make out enough of them to see something there, a fury, a lack of conscience, a lack of superego with which to restrain the id.\\
Eyes that, in another face, could have belonged to Satan Girl.


* DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnFemale: Subverted. Satan Girl's desire to rape both men and women is regarded as equally horrible.

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* DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnFemale: Subverted.Averted. Satan Girl's desire to rape both men and women is regarded as equally horrible.


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Dark Mark has also written ''Fanfic/KaraOfRokyn'', ''Fanfic/AForceOfFour'', ''Fanfic/SupermanOf2499TheGreatConfrontation'', ''Fanfic/SupermanAndMan'', ''Fanfic/TheVampireOfSteel'', ''Fanfic/TheUnfantasticAdventuresOfBizarroNo1'', ''Fanfic/APrizeForThreeEmpires'' and ''Fanfic/XMen1970''.

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Dark Mark has also written ''Fanfic/KaraOfRokyn'', ''Fanfic/AForceOfFour'', ''Fanfic/SupermanOf2499TheGreatConfrontation'', ''Fanfic/SupermanAndMan'', ''Fanfic/TheVampireOfSteel'', ''Fanfic/TheUnfantasticAdventuresOfBizarroNo1'', ''Fanfic/APrizeForThreeEmpires'' ''Fanfic/APrizeForThreeEmpires'', ''Fanfic/XMen1970'' and ''Fanfic/XMen1970''.
''Fanfic/EverybodysGottaLeaveSometime''.



* ContinuityPorn: This story is chock-full of continuity nods to the History of the Pre-Crisis DC universe. Fortunately the author is aware that most of people hasn't read the original comics, so he takes great care to ensure his fanfiction is fully user-friendly and nobody needs to read ComicBook/ActionComics #330-331 to understand who on Earth is "Drang".



* GondorCallsForAid: When Satan Girl surfaces, joining forces with Mordru, the Fatal Five and the Legion of Super-Villains, the Legion of Super-Heroes immediately contacts Kara, who hasn't been a regular member for years.

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When Satan Girl surfaces, joining forces with Mordru, the Fatal Five and the Legion of Super-Villains, the Legion of Super-Heroes immediately contacts Kara, who hasn't been a regular member for years.years.
** In ''The Apokolips Agenda'', Highfather calls in Superman, Supergirl and ultimately all available heroes in five parallel universes to fight Darkseid's rise. It -''barely''- works.


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* TheLawOfDiminishingDefensiveEffort: Superman, Supergirl and Dev-Em crash into Darkseid's stronghold and bump straight into Kryptonite Man. After rescuing them from the trap they had been lured into, Lightray considers the trio is too cocky, but he'd probably also get cocky after shrugging off the attacks of thousands of parademons.


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* WeaksauceWeakness: Knowing Daxamites are fatally hyper-allergic to lead, Satan Girl plans to exterminate their race by scattering lead fragments all across the surface of Daxam.
* WeddingDay: Clark Kent and Lois Lane tie the knot in the beginning of the very first chapter. In the fourth chapter of the "Hellspawn" arc, Kara and Dev get married, surrounded by their fellow Legionnaires.
-->Linda Danvers caught the bouquet.\\
She gasped in surprise and pleasure, standing there in her light blue dress outside Metropolis's First Presbyterian Church. She stood beside her foster parents, Fred and Edna Danvers. All three had been throwing rice till the flowers were thrown. Linda looked at the bundle of yellow roses for an instant. Then she glanced at Lois Lane, in her white bridal gown, grinning and giving Linda a big wave. Linda smiled back.\\
Clark Kent, in a black tux, held onto Lois with one arm, waved with the other, and winked at Linda. She smiled shyly at him. Linda didn't have to guess whose super-breath had guided those flowers just where he'd wanted them.


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* YouAreTooLate: At the climax of "The Apokolips Agenda", a group of heroes led by Superman bursts into Darkseid's stronghold, but it's too late: Darkseid's already learned the Anti-Life Equation and they can't stop him from speaking it. Darkseid's plan fails, though, because Supergirl manages to hypnotize Highfather's daughter into speaking the opposite Equation, thus cancelling Darkseid's universe-wide mind-control wave.


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* YouCantThwartStageOne: The second story arc sees Darkseid successfully learning and speaking the Anti-Life Equation, in spite of the opposition of a veritable army of heroes, before he gets defeated by Orion.

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* ActOfTrueLove: Dev-Em openly tells if his girlfriend Kara can't be healed then he wants to die alongside her.
-->'''Dev-Em:''' Not so fast, Great One. All I'm asking for is a fair exchange. If you heal Kara, you can have the rock with my compliments. If you don't... If you don't, I could say that we'd tear the place up and fight you, and we're pretty strong in our own right. But that wouldn't get us what we want, and we'd probably lose in the long run. So, if you don't want to deal, all I ask is that you let me die alongside her. 'Cause I really don't want to go on without Kara.


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* ConvenientlyClosePlanet: Supergirl lures Satan Girl into the antimatter universe, and the two of them come dangerously near from an antimatter star as flying and fighting across a solar system.


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* HeadbuttingHeroes: Superman and Dev-Em don't like each other at all. Dev-Em is a jerkass who enjoys taunting Kal-El, and Superman in turn has no issue with biting back. The only reason they try to be moderately civil to each other is because Dev-Em is dating Superman's cousin.


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* JustInTime: At one point, Satan Girl throws a little girl against a wall, but Supergirl dives into and catches the kid, saving her from getting splattered in the nick of time.


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* PoseOfSupplication: Black Adam gets into supplicant pose and begs to be spared when Mordru demands his allegiance and displays enough power and willingness to destroy him if Adam refuses.
-->"Spare me!" begged Teth-Adam, who would never have spared a foe himself.\\
"Agree to serve me, then," said Mordru, not giving an iota.\\
Teth-Adam knelt before his new master, touching his forehead to the floor three times.


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* PreMortemOneLiner: Orion has this to say before blasting Darkseid to atoms:
-->"This has taken long enough," Darkseid complained. "Will you not simply die?"[...]\\
"No, father," said Orion. "You will."


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* {{Revenge}}: Nemesis is obsessed with revenge against his mother's killer, Supergirl. The fact that Kara killed in self-defense after Satan Girl tried to kill her half dozen of times is lost on him.


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* RomanticRunnerUp: Brainiac 5 is handsome, intelligent and well-meaning; however, Kara finds she can't love him back the way he wants to be loved, and falls for dashing but abrasive Dev-Em instead.
-->'''Brainiac 5:''' The woman I've wanted for most of my life is upstairs now, making love with a man who has nothing of what I have to offer, and I have nothing of what he has to offer. The worst part of it is, I can't even hate him. He's probably good for Kara. The battle's done, to the victor belong the spoils.


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* ShippingTorpedo: Superman does NOT approve of his cousin Supergirl dating Dev-Em, a former bully/delinquent who used to make his life harder -just for the Hell of it- way back when Kal-El was ComicBook/{{Superboy}} and a Legionnaire. Dev has cleaned up his act since, but he's still a jerkass who is ''not'' good enough for Kara as far as Kal-El is concerned. Unfortunately Kara is quite smitten with Dev, so Kal has to accept their relationship, like or not.


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* SlashedThroat: Satan Girl attempts to tear through Supergirl's throat with her sharp teeth during a battle.


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* StalkerWithACrush: Querl Dox is still in love with Kara Zor-El, but he has to accept she doesn't love him back.


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* {{Stripperiffic}}: In the third arc, Supergirl recognizes an older Shadow Lass because of her black, barely-covers-anything-at-all, bikini-like suit.


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* SupernormalBindings: The Legion has developed Kryptonite-shackles to restrain Kryptonians like Ar-Ual and similar beings like Satan Girl.


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* SuperPowerMeltdown: Supergirl defeats the Galactic Golem by wrapping him up with her cape, Power Girl's and Superboy's and then punching the radiation-leaking starburst on his forehead. Her blow sets off an explosion which could have destroyed the whole city, but fortunately the Golem's meltdown was constrained by their indestructible Kryptonian capes.
-->The Golem lived on what Luthor termed "galactic energy", which power boosted his considerably beyond Superman's. In their first encounter, Kal had learned that bashing the white starburst on the Golem's forehead would have exploded it, but would also have destroyed a good part of the city and possibly the state if he had done so.


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* TakeOverTheWorld: "The Apokolips Agenda" sees Darkseid put in motion his plan for universal domination. He comes real close to succeed because of the Anti-Life Equation, but he is stopped by an army of heroes.


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* ThereWasADoor: At the climax of "The Apokolips Agenda", Superman and other heroes forgo any semblance of subtlety and restraint and tear their way through the roof and walls surrouding Darkseid's chamber. Justified because they were almost out of time to save the ''universe''.
-->The second thing that happened was the arrival of Superman, Dev-Em, Captain Action, and Action Boy, tearing apart what remained of the roof and the rooms above Darkseid's chamber. Kal and Dev had used their X-ray visions to pinpoint his location, and smashed their way to his darkened room. A few seconds beforehand, they wouldn't have been able to breach the force-field with all their combined strength. Now, four fists struck, and the door and wall around it crumbled. Power Girl got there an instant afterward.


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* ThisIsUnforgivable: Supergirl gets through one week of endless life-threatening battles during "The Apokolips Agenda" because Darkseid's machinations. However, it's when the Dark Lord almost kills her cousin, her counterpart and her lover that Kara decides she has had enough of him.
-->'''Supergirl:''' I've been through hell and a half in this last week. I've fought Blackstarr, Eclipso, the Zoners, Kralik, the Golem, and I'm probably leaving some out. I almost got zombified because of you. Now you've hurt the man I love, and my cousin, and my friends. I didn't want to do this. I didn't want to do any of it. I hate fighting. But I promise you, Darkseid, if you don't restore them and surrender, you're never getting up from this floor in one piece. I swear it!


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* TimeStandsStill: Kryptonians are able to move and think so fast that the world around them seems to slow down to a crawl.
-->Even though only three seconds had gone by between Kara's red boots touching the dirt of the ancient arena and the first blow being struck, it was enough time for her to size up her adversary, her surroundings, and her situation.\\
Time slowed down, subjectively, for normal human beings in a crisis situation. It gave you time to react in a way that might save your life.\\
Kryptonians were no different. Except that, under suns that weren't red, their senses were much superior to that of a normal human's, and their memory capacity so much greater. Their motive ability was beyond lightspeed. When activated, their reaction time rivalled that of The Flash.\\
So Kara had the time to note the presence of about 8,500 people packed into the stands.


It can be read in [[http://members.tripod.com/Dark_Mark/darkmark1.htm Dark Mark's site]] and FF.net: [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/258219/1/Supergirl-and-the-Legion-Hellsister here]], [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/713804/1/The-Apokolips-Agenda here]] and [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12523112/1/Supergirl-Hellspawn here]]. After a long time without an update, a new chapter of "Hellspawn" has been posted in FF.net.

Dark Mark has also written ''Fanfic/KaraOfRokyn'', ''Fanfic/AForceOfFour'', ''Fanfic/SupermanOf2499TheGreatConfrontation'', ''Fanfic/SupermanAndMan'', ''Fanfic/TheVampireOfSteel'', ''Fanfic/APrizeForThreeEmpires'' and ''Fanfic/XMen1970''.

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It can be read in [[http://members.tripod.com/Dark_Mark/darkmark1.htm Dark Mark's site]] and FF.net: [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/258219/1/Supergirl-and-the-Legion-Hellsister here]], [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/713804/1/The-Apokolips-Agenda here]] and [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12523112/1/Supergirl-Hellspawn here]]. After a long time without an update, a new chapter chapters of "Hellspawn" has have been posted in FF.net.

net. The [[https://web.archive.org/web/20050404215250/http://home.swipnet.se:80/KPU/ "Kara's Pocket Universe"]] website also hosts part of the story.

Dark Mark has also written ''Fanfic/KaraOfRokyn'', ''Fanfic/AForceOfFour'', ''Fanfic/SupermanOf2499TheGreatConfrontation'', ''Fanfic/SupermanAndMan'', ''Fanfic/TheVampireOfSteel'', ''Fanfic/TheUnfantasticAdventuresOfBizarroNo1'', ''Fanfic/APrizeForThreeEmpires'' and ''Fanfic/XMen1970''.



* AintTooProudToBeg: Black Adam reacts violently when Mordru orders him to submit to him... and then promptly falls on his knees and begs to be spared when Mordru proves he can destroy him at any given time.
-->Calmly, the bearded giant on the throne before him answered, "I am Mordru. You have been brought here to serve me."\\
Angrily, the black-and-gold-clad villain launched himself at Mordru. His power and velocity should have carried him straight through the wizard's body.\\
But Mordru raised a hand, and a lightning bolt sprang from his fingers. Black Adam was knocked out of the air. A flash of energy almost blinded Mordru's messenger.\\
Now, a slim Egyptian man with no powers whatever cowered on the floor of Mordru's chamber. And the over-villain's hand still glowed with eldrich power.\\
"Spare me!" begged Teth-Adam, who would never have spared a foe himself.\\
"Agree to serve me, then," said Mordru, not giving an iota.\\
Teth-Adam knelt before his new master, touching his forehead to the floor three times.



* AllUpToYou: At the end of "The Apokolips Agenda", nearly all heroes have been defeated by Darkseid, including Superman. There's only Supergirl left to save them. Unfortunately, she's also beaten by the Dark Lord, but her last stand not only saves her cousin but also gives Orion -the only one who can kill Darkseid- enough time to recover and defeat Darkseid.



* AnotherDimension: In the Dark Mark's Fanverse, Earth-1.5, Earth-1.75, Earth-Two and Earth-Prime are parallel dimensions whose heroes interact with each other every so often.



* AvengingTheVillain: Satan Girl attempts to kill Supergirl to avenge her lover Mordru. Supergirl kills her evil duplicate in self-defense, and later on, Satan Girl's son Nemesis intends to avenge her mother's death by killing Supergirl.



* BeingWatched: In episode 20 of the first arc, John Constantine prays for Supergirl's safety. Feeling pretty embarassed, he wonders if he's been seen... which he has. Supergirl was eavesdropping on him.

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In episode 20 of the first arc, John Constantine prays for Supergirl's safety. Feeling pretty embarassed, he wonders if he's been seen... which he has. Supergirl was eavesdropping on him.him.
** In the fourth chapter of “The Apokolips Agenda”, Kara and Dev feel they are being watched.
--->It was worth everything to hold her like that, to feel her warmth and weight and breath, even in this godforsaken century. Even if it was only for the night, and the next day.\\
Even if he was beginning to feel, as Kara had, that somehow, they were being watched.
* BelligerentSexualTension: Kara Zor-El and Dev-Em argue constantly because of their different personalities and outlooks (she's a kind-hearted idealist, he's a pragmatic jerkass) in spite of being attracted each other. It isn't until Dev risks his life to save people Kara confesses her feelings.


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* BroughtDownToBadass: Supergirl loses her powers when she travels to Rokyn, but she is still able to deter Mordrus's plans via her brains and fighting skills.


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* DeathFromAbove: Satan Girl's planned method to kill the whole Daxamite race entailed a shower of lead across the surface of Daxam to poison the whole population.
-->But, somehow, she'd have to do something about both planets. Daxam would be easy. A shower of leaden hail across its surface, and the dead would litter the ground in heaps beyond Hitler's and Stalin's dreams.


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* DepravedBisexual: Satan Girl beds whatever she wants to bed. Due to her nature -a being spawned from dark emotions- she doesn't care for pesky things like consent or willingness, either.
-->She could explore pleasures of the body that Kara never would have dared to, satisfy lusts that the blonde beast never even knew she had.\\
She could force herself upon any suitor, male or female or whatever, and destroy them after their job was done. Or perhaps just maim them, so that they could never again do such a job for anyone else. Satan Girl smiled. Now that was being imaginative...


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* DestructoNookie: Kara and Dev are a Kryptonian couple. Breaking beds is ''routine'' to them.
-->'''Dev-Em:''' We didn't break the bed this time, did we? I mean, we really didn't, did we? I don't want to cost you any more money.


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* DivingSave: At an early chapter, Supergirl dives to catch a child whom Satan Girl has thrown against a wall.


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* DynamicAkimbo: Dev-Em adopts this stance to highlight how absolutely unamused he is when Superman and other heroes' sudden appearance disrupts his and Kara's quality time at the beginning of "The Apokolips Agenda".
-->"El, you need to quit butting into our business without an invitation," said Dev, standing up and putting his fists on his hips. "And we aren't issuing any invitations to you!"


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* EatingTheEyeCandy: At the beginning of "The Apokolips Agenda", Kara spends a long while ogling to her trunks-wearing boyfriend while they enjoy a day on the beach.


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* EvilDoppelganger: Satan Girl is both Supergirl's and Power Girl's evil duplicate, fashioned from the darkness within Kara's soul, ergo lacking her compassion and kind-heartedness.


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* FamilyUnfriendlyDeath: During "The Apokolips Agenda" story arc, ComicBook/DoctorFate blows Satanis' head into chunks. This action happens right after ComicBook/TheSpectre rams his arm through Trigon's chest, making the giant demon explode.


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* HumanHammerThrow: During a battle in New Genesis, Dev-Em grabs a Parademon by the ankles, and after using him as a makeshift flail to beat other flying demons up, spins him around and throws him away.


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* ImpromptuTracheotomy: At least twice during their battles, Satan Girl attempts to rip Supergirl's throat out with her teeth.
-->Satan Girl gave Kara superficial burns with heat-vision, tore at her hair, raked her eyes with her claws, even bit her in the neck. Supergirl managed to tear her throat away from Satan Girl's jaws again, but was uncertain how much longer she could hold out.


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* InterspeciesFriendship: Supergirl and every alien member of the Legion, who have become her family de facto.


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* {{Irony}}: When Clark and Lois get married, the former makes sure that his cousin catches Lois' bouquet, meaning he hopes she gets married next. She does, but she falls in love with a jerkass whom Clark can hardly stand.


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* LastVillainStand: At the end of "The Apokolips Agenda", Darkseid's army has been routed, his scheme has been ruined, his fortress has been breached, and the heroes are closing in on him. So Darkseid decides to take all of them on. At once. And he almost ''succeeds''.


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* MadnessMantra: Satan Girl keeps repeating "KILL YOU KILL YOU KILL YOU KILL YOU KILL YOU", as well as "[=TearyoureyesoutandEATTHEM=]! [=RipyouapartandseveryourINTESTINES=]!" when she comes face to face with her genetic template.


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* MirrorSelf: Mordru uses his dark magic to bring back to life to Satan Girl, a copy of Supergirl who is a merciless, murderous psychopath unlike her kind-hearted, compassionate template. Reinforcing her differences, Satan Girl wears black clothes and a cowl.
* MomentKiller: In "The Apokolips Agenda", Superman, [[ComicBook/NewGods Orion and other heroes]] interrupt Kara and Dev right when they are about to make out.
-->'''Dev-Em:''' Would somebody mind telling me really--I mean, really--why all of you had to set off a bomb to get our attention, and why you had to show up here and now, of all times and places? There's a reason we were here alone, you know. I mean, you are aware of that, right?


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* MurderByInaction: In the chapter 31 of "The Apokolips Agenda", Superman and Supergirl coerce Lex Luthor and Dr. Sivana into cooperating with the heroes by threatening to go away and let Darkseid kill both villains.
-->"This place is being monitored," she said. "That's not surprising. But I'll bet we only have a short time here before Darkseid sees us and destroys it."\\
Luthor sighed. "Exactly. Can you save us?"\\
"We could do a quid pro quo," said Kal. "Your lives in return for information and help."\\
"Oh, balderdash," said Sivana. "Everyone knows you heroes don't let anybody die. You're just like [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} the Big Red Cheese]] in that respect. You'll save us in the final reel."\\
"Guess again," said Kara, in a quiet voice. "I've had to kill twice, already. And I did.\\
"Kara!" Superman looked as though someone had shoved 90-proof Green K in his face.\\
"I was forced to do it," continued Supergirl. "The first time, I had to choose between that and the universe. The second time, I had to save my own life. I wouldn't kill you, Lex. But with what we're facing, in as little time as we've got...I might just run off and leave you to your own devices."


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* OriginalGeneration: D'Reema, Highfather's non-canonical daughter is kidnapped by Darkseid in order to prevent her from speaking the Life Equation.


* ChristmasCake: Brought up by Mrs. Berkowitz, who is worried her twenty-year-old tenant Linda Danvers is clinging to a guy she just met because she's afraid of becoming an old maid.
-->"I see a nice woman like you. 29 and you ain't never been with a man. Am I right?"\\
"That's right," nodded Linda. "Not... before Dev, that is."\\
"So you know this man? How?"\\
Linda drew a breath. "I know this man very well, Mrs. B. A lot more than you'd believe?"\\
"Oh? You do? How, Linda?" She held up her hands again to stop Linda's reply. "Listen to me. Yesterday you go to Mr. Clark Kent's wedding, the nice man whom you met in Metropolis when you was in the orphanage. You were excited, sure, but not like you are today. I even think you were a little sad. Now, today, you're up in the air, your feet don't touch the ground unless they're anchored. You say you met him after the wedding."\\
"That's correct," Linda said.\\
"In other words, this gentleman sweeps you off your feet just after you see two people get married, and you're maybe thinking that you're never going to go to your own wedding in your lifetime. Also correct?"\\
Linda opened her mouth. No words came out.\\
Ida Berkowitz looked at Linda with some pity.


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* OldMaid: Brought up by Mrs. Berkowitz, who is worried her twenty-year-old tenant Linda Danvers is clinging to a guy she just met because she's afraid of becoming an old maid.
-->"I see a nice woman like you. 29 and you ain't never been with a man. Am I right?"\\
"That's right," nodded Linda. "Not... before Dev, that is."\\
"So you know this man? How?"\\
Linda drew a breath. "I know this man very well, Mrs. B. A lot more than you'd believe?"\\
"Oh? You do? How, Linda?" She held up her hands again to stop Linda's reply. "Listen to me. Yesterday you go to Mr. Clark Kent's wedding, the nice man whom you met in Metropolis when you was in the orphanage. You were excited, sure, but not like you are today. I even think you were a little sad. Now, today, you're up in the air, your feet don't touch the ground unless they're anchored. You say you met him after the wedding."\\
"That's correct," Linda said.\\
"In other words, this gentleman sweeps you off your feet just after you see two people get married, and you're maybe thinking that you're never going to go to your own wedding in your lifetime. Also correct?"\\
Linda opened her mouth. No words came out.\\
Ida Berkowitz looked at Linda with some pity.


* BewareTheSuperman: Satan Girl shows how dangerous and terrifying it'd be a Pre-Crisis Kryptonian with nonexistent morals. She’ll head-butt a planetoid out of orbit only for amusement.

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* TemptingFate: The second story arc has Kara saying she would like to move to the future so she doesn't have to keep fighting super-villains. Cue the Legion dragging her to the 31st century all of sudden in the third arc because they need her help to fight Darkseid and Nemesis.

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* YouCanBarelyStand: Still physically and emotionally exhausted after fighting Mordru in Hell, Supergirl is teleported right in front of her omnicidal, psychotic evil counterpart Satan Girl. Supergirl doesn't know how she can walk out of that battle alive, let alone win, but she manages to survive her evil duplicate's relentless assault and hurl her into an antimatter star.
-->She was tired, on the brink of exhaustion, emotionally wrung-out after the trip to the Netherworld and the fight with Mordru. Now, to be flung against a fresh, raging Satan Girl...it was simply too much.\\
It was hard enough fighting her when she had been prepared and in good condition. How in the hell was she supposed to win against her now?

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* LoveHurts: Kara falls hard for Dev-Em, but ''Superman of 2499: The Great Confrontation'' reveals that such a relationship will leave her heart-broken and burned-out.


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* SuperIntelligence: Both Kryptonian cousins have this power. At one point, Supergirl states their super-hypnotism is really a skill which stems from their advanced brain patterns combined with their super-vision.

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* AdaptationRelationshipOverhaul: In the original comics, Supergirl was in love with Brainiac 5 and she barely had any interaction with Dev-Em. In this story, Kara and Dev are dating.


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* BecauseYouCanCope: During "The Apokolips Agenda", The Spectre is summoned to destroy Trigon... which he does, but he leaves straight after, even though the War against Darkseid isn't over yet. His friends ask him to stay, but he replies he's already breaking too many rules as it is, but he knows they'll rise victorious.


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* YourHeadASplode: It happens when Doctor Fate fights Superman's enemy Lord Satanis. Let's say that Fate's Order magic doesn't mix well with Satanis' Chaos-powered headgear.
-->Fate put his hands to his helmet, lifted it off, and, swooping low, jammed it over the red helmet of his enemy. The power of Order, imbued within the golden helm, had an immediate reaction with the powers within Satanis's headgear.\\
There was an explosion everyone could hear, and what happened to Lord Satanis was not at all pretty to look upon.\\
Kent Nelson, standing in his blue and gold uniform, hesitated a second. Then he reached out, separated his own helmet from Satanis's, and replaced it on his head. Thankfully, it contained no baleful energies. He then took Satanis’s helmet. It came away from his body, with what was left of his head inside.

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* DeaderThanDead: Satan Girl's body is obliterated to her very atoms when she gets hurled into an antimatter star.


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* TheRuinsICaused: Villainous example. After throwing a moon at a starship, Satan Girl watches enthralled while the space ship gets crushed and blows up.

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* RevengeMyopia: Nemesis wants to kill Supergirl to avenge the death of his mother Satan Girl, whom Supergirl killed in self-defense because her evil duplicate was attempting to kill her ''again''.


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* TimeTravelRomance: Supergirl travels to the 30th century, meets Dev-Em and falls for him.

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* FightMagnet: Supergirl wants to retire because she is fed up with fighting super-villains and eldritch abominations on a daily basis. Her cousin warns that fights have a tendency to find her and him, whether they like or not, and later he's of course proven right.

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* BeingGoodSucks: Supergirl can't have a normal life or healthy relationships or even down time because, as Superman puts it, every time an eldritch abomination decides to snack on their universe, super-hero teams ask for Kryptonian help. And the two of them ''can't'' ignore their pleas.
-->'''Supergirl:''' But we don't have to go out there with our dukes up, spoiling for a fight. Do we, Kal?\\
'''Superman:''' No. Most of the time, it comes to us.\\
'''Supergirl:''' Well, it's gonna have to start coming somewhere else before long. I'm tired of this. I wasn't born to be a, a super-heroine. I just wanted to be a normal girl from Argo, and, and get a good job and a good man and settle down...\\
'''Superman:''' (gently) Except, there aren't very many people from Argo left anymore. Are there, Kara?


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* TheBigDamnKiss: Kara and Dev kiss each other passionately when they are about to leave for a suicide mission.
-->Kara grabbed him around the neck with both arms, pulled him down, and kissed him. They held each other very tightly for several seconds.
* BigNo: It happens when Linda Danvers introduces her new beau Dev-Em to her landlady Ida Berkowitz, who grows concerned with Linda dodging every question regarding her new boyfriend's mysterious personal life. So, when Ida asks if Linda could take her to his workplace...
-->'''Ida:''' Seems to be hiding something. 'Security consultant'? So all right. Maybe he is. Maybe he's got to be Mr. Secret to do his job. You sure this is really what he does?\\
'''Linda:''' Sure as I can be.\\
'''Ida: Like how? You been to his place of business? Could you take me?\\
'''Linda:''' NO! I mean, yes, I've been there, and no, I couldn't take you. He made an exception for me.


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* ComicBookTime: Downplayed. Characters get older, but they age more slowly than in the real world. Supergirl is fifteen in 1959, yet still she is twenty-nine in 1986.


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* CooldownHug: During the first arc, Laurel Kent is upset about being left out of a mission due to her lack of physical strength. Noticing her crestfallen state, Kara hugs Laurel in order to calm her down.
-->Laurel looked crestfallen, and Kara felt sorry for her. Rao better find something for her to do, Supergirl thought, because I can't think of anything, either.\\
Nonetheless, Kara hugged her, because she thought she needed hugging. Laurel said, "Thank you, Kara. I'm sorry I can't, like...I'm just sorry, okay?"


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* {{Diary}}: Although it isn't seen in the proper story, ''Superman of 2499: The Great Confrontation'' reveals Kara kept a personal diary where she wrote down about her relationship with Dev-Em.


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* EvilKnockoff: Mordru procures a Supergirl's evil duplicate to destroy the original Kara and the Legion.


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* FemaleGaze: When Kara and Dev are taking pictures from each other wearing swimwear, Kara insists that he shows his butt off, stating "Women have needs, too".


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* FriendshipMoment: When Supergirl and Colossal Boy undertake a mission which will take them to -literally- Hell in order to prevent Mordru from becoming unimaginably powerful, Gim notices Kara's visible anxiety, so he makes sure to reassure her by reminding her she isn't alone.


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* GoodParents: Fred and Edna Danvers, as well as Zor-El and Allura. The former try very hard to be caring and understanding to Linda. The latter are extremely supportive to Kara, and treat Power Girl as their kind of daughter when they meet her.


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* HopelessSuitor: Brainiac 5. Kara ''used'' to like him back, but by the beginning of the story she has already moved and fell for another person.


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* InTheEndYouAreOnYourOwn: In "The Apokolips Agenda", a massive army of heroes come together to topple Darkseid, but they are deterred by the Dark Lord's own forces. Superman and other heavy-hitters manage to reach Darkseid, but he defeats them in a single blow. Supergirl makes it to the place and battles bravely, but she is also crushed. At the end, Orion is the only one left to face Darkseid.


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* TheJuggernaut: Darkseid. You need Kryptonian-level SuperStrength to tangle with him, and even so your best punch will barely get him dazed. He can't be hurt or defeated by anybody except for his own son Orion.


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* NoSell: Desaaad's instruments of torture blow up in his face when he tries to use them on Pariah. Pariah smugly reveals he can't be physically damaged.
-->In blackness was where Pariah would have preferred to spend his time. He had one small satisfaction: that Desaad had tried to torture him with a complicated contraption that was supposed to work on him physically, on his nerve cells, and the thing had blown up in his face. Desaad, with blackened face, had said, "Yes. Well, now we'll have to try again, won't we?"\\
Pariah had actually smiled, and said, "I can come to no physical harm."


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* {{Patricide}}: In "The Apokolips Agenda", Orion blasts his abusive, tyrannical father Darkseid to atoms. [[spoiler:Unfortunately, Darkseid transfers her conscience to a cloned body he had previously grown in the event of his defeat.]]


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* PressurePoint: During their first engagement with Satan Girl, Dev-Em strikes a point in her neck in order to paralize her. Unfortunately, she shakes the effect off in a matter of seconds.
-->Satan Girl cried out in pain. <You unmothered little BITCH of a matrix-being!> she yelled. Before she could get out too many more curses, five hard fingers went to a pressure point on her neck.\\
They were on the end of Dev's hand.\\
<Grab hold,> he snapped to Kara. Satan Girl's body was going limp, but Kara could tell she'd shake it off within seconds.


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* PutTheLaughterInSlaughter: Satan Girl smiles and giggles maniacally while massacring everything in sight.


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* ShadowArchetype: Satan Girl is Supergirl's evil duplicate, fashioned from her dark impulses with nothing of her humanity or compassion. It disturbs Kara that vicious, hateful, blood-thirsty mass-murderer with her face and her world-breaking powers was spawned from her.
-->Supergirl had been rocketed backward in the starry void by the collision with Satan Girl. Unlike Black Adam, Satan Girl didn't bounce off her opponent or waste time with an introduction. She stayed with Kara, grappling, punching, kicking, and scratching. Kara was aghast. She'd been in tough fights before, even against Satan Girl herself, but the viciousness of her cloneling's attack was like that of a rabid leopard.\\
The worst part of it was looking at Satan Girl's face. Her own face. Twisted in hatred and fury, brimming with viciousness and lust, void of mercy or love. Her Dark Side.\\
With all of her world-staggering power.\\
Kara would sooner have been grappling with a Kryptonian rattlesnake.


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* TheSociopath: Satan Girl is a sadistic and unrepentant monster bereft of any sort of empathy who gets her kicks out of gleefully murdering people by the boatload, thinks her powers put her above pesky concepts like morality, and isn't above of exploiting her charms to manipulate others.


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* UptightLovesWild: Withdrawn, gloomy Brainiac-5 first falls for outgoing, hot-headed Supergirl and later for Laurel "Clothes are a silly concept" Kent.


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* TheWorfBarrage: In the first chapters, a space warship deploys its full arsenal against Satan Girl. Barrages of missiles, giant laser cannons... and they fail to even scratch her.

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