Originally Posted by fanboiii
It would have been better if Bruce realized not to use the safety rope on his own. I don't know why the old man didn't just tell him the first time.
Naw, why tell him that the first time? There was no way he could have made it his first jump. Him failing time and time again was great. Bruce had to realize that the jump was impossible with the rope. Why would he have thought without the rope is the only way. Once he realized that a child made it out without the rope then he was able to believe in himself