Originally Posted by hopefulsuicide
Why on earth would being feared by people amuse him?
I mean, I can see Zod or the Joker being amused by people's hatred and fear... but not Superman.
I don't see how it bothering him makes him lame...
He should be a clear enough thinker to recognize that they're justified in fearing any man with the power to enslave all of humanity in a few minutes; that such fear is inevitable and healthy. In due time they'll learn he's just a harmless teddy bear. That is, as long as you're not an evildoer.