Originally Posted by The Guard
I want to see the Bruce Wayne who, as a child, dedicates his life to making sure no one has to suffer like he did, who spends his life training and working to do so, and who braves every obstacle along the way, and who struggles with becoming something dark and violent, but who eventually realizes he can be both Bruce Wayne and Batman, and have both a mission/duty and some happiness.
Why does he need to make a compromise and be somewhat happy?
Batman should always be the one hero who doesn't compromise his commitment to crime fighting in anyway. It's all he knows or truly cares about, that's the reason he's so good.
and we saw Bruce compromise in TDKR, we don't need a repeat.