There's nothing selfish about wanting to get into yourself for a while instead of thinking about the whole blasted world! I do enough of that as Supergirl — and wasn't the whole reason for this move... to give myself space to be just plain Linda Danvers?
I've been Supergirl for such a long time, it seems. Not that I'd give that up for anything... but I feel like I've totally lost hold of the part of me that doesn't scoot around the universe in shorts and a cape! I've forgotten what it feels like to be just a person... Instead of a symbol!
Supergirl: You need a hint as to what you can do with your badge, Peters?
Mook: Not! Not Supergirl!''
Supergirl: What do you mean "Not Supergirl!"? What other blondes with a cape do you know who can fly?
Mook: (as she grabs him) Yikes!
Supergirl: Oh, now that's a snappy repartee! Remind me jot that one down for future reference!