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** Bruce looks up to see a devastated Dick, and sees himself - [[NotSoDifferent an orphan who lost his family to a monster]].

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** Bruce looks up to see a devastated Dick, and sees himself - [[NotSoDifferent an orphan who lost his family to a monster]].monster.

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** And we know Bruce isn't bullshitting him: he ''did'' try to give himself up to Two-Face, but no one heard him in the racket the circus crowd made.


** Bruce looks up to see a devastated Dick, and sees [[NotSoDifferent a fellow orphan who lost his family to a monster]].

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** Bruce looks up to see a devastated Dick, and sees himself - [[NotSoDifferent a fellow an orphan who lost his family to a monster]].


** Bruce looks up and sees himself in Dick, [[NotSoDifferent an orphan who lost his family to a monster]].

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** Bruce looks up to see a devastated Dick, and sees himself in Dick, [[NotSoDifferent an a fellow orphan who lost his family to a monster]].


** Bruce looks up to see a devastated Dick, and sees a fellow orphan who lost his family to a criminal.

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** Bruce looks up to see a devastated Dick, and sees a fellow himself in Dick, [[NotSoDifferent an orphan who lost his family to a criminal.monster]].


* The flashback of Bruce at his parents' funeral.

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* The flashback of Bruce at his parents' funeral.


-->'''Dick:''' Bastard! It should have been you! It's your fault! If you had told Two-Face you were at the circus, they'd still be alive!\\

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-->'''Dick:''' --->'''Dick:''' Bastard! It should have been you! It's your fault! If you had told Two-Face you were at the circus, they'd still be alive!\\


* The death of Dick Grayson's family. Sure, [[DeathByOriginStory you may know it's coming]], but that doesn't make watching it happen onscreen hurt any less.

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* The death of Dick Grayson's family. Sure, [[DeathByOriginStory you may know it's it was coming]], but that doesn't make watching it happen onscreen hurt any less.

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-->'''Batman:''' If Bruce Wayne could have given his life for your family, he would have.

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-->'''Batman:''' '''Batman:''' If Bruce Wayne could have given his life for your family, he would have.

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** The fallout from this is heartbreakingly demonstrated in the alley where Dick, after nonchalantly masquerading as Batman, starts attacking him when he arrives. We see Dick's boiling hot pain and Bruce's icy calm empathy.
-->'''Dick:''' Bastard! It should have been you! It's your fault! If you had told Two-Face you were at the circus, they'd still be alive!\\
-->'''Batman:''' If Bruce Wayne could have given his life for your family, he would have.


* Nygma's initial reaction to being rejected by his idol Bruce Wayne:

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* Nygma's initial reaction to being rejected rebuffed by his idol Bruce Wayne:

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* Nygma's initial reaction to being rejected by his idol Bruce Wayne:
-->'''Nygma''': [[IntelligenceEqualsIsolation ...You were supposed to understand.]]

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** Some fridge - what this means is that Dick will not just go on killing and killing, but he will forget his family. Batman warns him because he doesn't want Dick to become like him.

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