BETHANY With who?!
Dick opens the front door, giving way to a PUPPY. over to Bethany and licks her face wildly.
INT. GRAYSON HOUSE - LATER THAT NIGHT
Barbara and Dick clean up after supper while Bethany plays with the dog on the living room floor, the TV glowing in the background.
BARBARA I almost forgot how well you cook.
Barbara goes in for a slow kiss.
BARBARA Mmmmm... spicy.
Dick exits the kitchen and gives Bethany an audience.
DICK Let me see...
Bethany tries to command the puppy while her father watches, when something on the TV catches his eye.
It’s an emergency news bulletin.
The reporter runs for cover
as a gray BEAST OF A MAN tears apart the city.
Beneath an open-faced laser that lays waste is DARKSEID, an alien
helmet, his red eyes emit a pulsating
to everything caught in its fury. invader hellbent on destruction.
SUPERMAN attempts to restrain him, but fails.
Dick watches from the comfort of his living room as Darkseid bares down on Superman and--