Re: The Joker's background?
Originally Posted by Bats
His motivations might be similar to how Dent became Two-Face, no?
Schemers trying to control their little worlds. I'm not a schemer. I try to show the schemers how pathetic their attempts to control things really are......It's the schemers that put you where you are. You were a schemer, and you had plans. And, uh look where that got ya.
Could be that he was a schemer at one point, then something tragic happened to where he said "F it!"
He didn't stop being a schemer atleast. He did confirm us he was ripping off drug dealers. Or was it mobsters? I can't remember now.
"This should be agony. I should be a mass of aching muscle — broken, spent, unable to move. And, were I an older man, I surely would... But I'm a man of 30 — of 20 again. The rain on my chest is a baptism. I'm born again."