Bat Appetit IIBat AppétitA Batman Begins/Dark Knight/Dark Knight Rises Fanfic by SouthernImagineer/ecto1BChapter Two"A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer." Ralph Waldo Emerson~Giorgio, who had been sipping at a glass of orange juice, found himself hacking and wheezing, coughing up the liquid as he read the newspaper headline. Hastily, he placed the cup on the table along with the paper, and rushed through the apartment to find his wife, still pounding his fist against his chest in an effort to clear his system of the shock. Nancy needed to know. She needed to know what the black and white letters boasted, and Giorgio needed to be there to hold her when she cried.She never cried. The woman was strong and tolerant. She could take anything that was thrown at her.But not this.She would not be able to handle this."Nancy?" Was there hoarseness to his voice? He didn't care; he tried again, this time louder. "Nancy, where ar
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nothing is too much trouble if it turns out the way it should." Julia Child~Act 1"The Waynes are here."Eyes wide, Nancy De Luca gripped her husband's hand."Thomas and Martha? They haven't eaten here in years." Hastily, her gaze dove over her husband's shoulder, eager to spot the wealthy couple seated in the dining hall. "Are you certain it's them, and not another pair named Wayne? Look-alikes, perhaps?"Giorgio spoke quietly enough so that his voice drowned in the sounds of the kitchen. He dipped his head. "It's them, Nan. I'm positive." Briefly, he caught himself smiling. "They brought their son. They're seeing a show tonight, and they stopped by for a light dinner beforehand. I just spoke with them." He tossed his head. "I was going to send Curtis over to wait on them, but I thought I'd run it by you first. Maybe you'd like to
Triumvirate IITriumvirateAn Avengers/Justice League Fanfic by SouthernImagineer/ecto1B and b4tmans/haloangel1Chapter Two~Dimension #1 - (The Justice League)They gathered in civilian clothes, brought together by an unexpected call to action, a distressed matter presenting itself at a time when many of the Justice League members were relaxing at home or casually going about their business. So aptly did a majority blend with modern society; so easy were their disguised selves weaved within a typical town or district, but when congregated together, one could certainly determine which superhuman was which.Along with those members of the team who did not venture into the open, such as Martian Manhunter and Red Tornado, the Justice League met at the Wayne estate. Arriving was as simple as materializing discreetly in the vicinity of Gotham; remaining inconspicuous, however, was another matter entirely. When the group finally convened, it was almost nightfall, and the