Re: The TDKR General Discussion Thread - - - - - - - - - - - - Part 144
Bruce had no reason to destroy the fusion reactor. He just didn't want to go public with it yet due to said fears about someone weaponizing it. Few people knew of its existence, and it's not like he could just put it in a U-Haul and drive it out to Wayne Manor to keep it out of the city.
A hero can be anyone. Even a man doing something as simple and reassuring as putting a coat around a young boy's shoulders to let him know the world hadn't ended.