INSIDE O’HARA’S OFFICE
Dick enters, only to discover--
A HOODED THIEF rummaging through the files.
agility the the ledge -
thief escapes out the it’s a long way down,
Dick’s out of shape but manages to stay in the chase.
is the ultimate
more than a few
It weaves its way
a few apartments and builds to
an astounding LEAP a level of acrobatics
not found in most crooks.
And comes up short, barely clearing the distance.
the fire escape, which BREAKS, leaving him dangling over the street, five stories up.
Dick gets the reaction he was expecting, causing the thief
stop in her tracks, when - CLINK!
WHAAAAAAAM - he lands on a parked car, the windows exploding outward.
SMASH CUT TO:
1) A wire snaps and THREE ACROBATS go falling.
old Dick Grayson grabs hold of the trapeze-platform and watches in horror as his parents fall to their death.