People always ask me why I have this hole right here. They think I'm showing off...or just being lewd. But the first time I made this costume, I wanted to have a symbol like you. I just... I couldn't think of anything. I thought, eventually, I'd figure it out. And close the hole. But I haven't.
But even as a member of the J.S.A., with friends that have become like family, I still feel, in the pit of my stomach-- alone. Complete and utterly alone. I tell myself I'm okay with that. Maybe one day, I actually will be.
At least I've been ale to keep him down here and out of the city. For now. But I'm going at this like we're in round fourteen of a heavy-weight bout-- and big boy here is acting like he's taking a stroll on the beach!
We all screw up. We all do dumb things. Unintentionally dumb things. Embarrassing dumb things. Unintentional, embarrassing and dumb things that are--not exactly--our fault. But when you're a superhero, the magnitude of the unintentional embarrassing and dumb things, well... They can really bury the needle in the red on the "screw up" scale.
And Bruce... It's good to have you back. I mean, I know you've been back a while. But I never got to say... Well... It killed me... a lot... that we lost you. But you're back. It always seems that the best ones manage to make their way back.
Look. I've had a long day. I'm tired. And I don't want to hear your speech, or your life story, or your cry for vengeance. Just tell me how much money you want, or the precise geographical location you want to rule, or whatever, and let's get on with it.
An alien ship landed in Prospect Park, three fashionable women got out and caused some trouble, I got caught in the self-destruction of the ship and now they turn up in midtown Manhattan throwing cars at some guy in a Buck Rogers backpack. Seems I'm becoming a magnet for this sort of thing.
Well, I don't know who you are, mister -- much less why I should listen to you -- but I'll give you one piece of of news and one suggestion... the name is Power Girl: P... O... W... E... R... G... I... R... L -- and the suggestion is that you stay out of my way...