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Old 11-29-2012, 10:26 AM   #79
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Default Re: All Things Superman: An Open Discussion - - - - - - - - Part 17

Maybe Krypton is plagued by war (insert Brainiac-reference?) and it's custom that gifted children have to enlist to becoming future soldiers and military strategists and leaders. The war-council (lead by Zod) wants Kal-El because of his genes and specific potential, but Jor-El refuses and suggests "what if a child dreamed of becoming something other than what society intended". "What if a child aspired to something greater?"...

Something like that.

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