Originally Posted by Broseph44
I dunno why everyone is speculating it was romantic. Seemed obvious to me it was more of him being a big brother/father figure protecting her. That kind of love, not romantically.
Honestly it could've gone either way. The way Talia said that Bane "loved [her]"; then she says "Goodbye, my friend." And then clearly disobeying her by attempting to kill Bats. Personally I'd call that a pretty nasty friendzoning
but that's how I interpreted it.