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Old 07-14-2013, 05:01 AM   #41
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Default Re: The "Little Things" You Appreciated/Loved Thread - Part 1

Originally Posted by bluearth View Post
Superman going to the church to ask for advice. Far too often sueperheroes have all the answers...but this time he needed advice...and he went where many would go to get it...brought Clark down to a very human level, very relatable.
That scene always got a positive response from audiences in my neck of the woods -- especially when the priest gulped nervously at the start of his conversation with Clark. Everyone laughed at that. I'm sure it was influenced by this:

“Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.”

John Dryden, Absalom and Achitophel

My long-overdue review of X-Men: Days of Future Past
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