Searching for the Bow of Orion, the only known means to stop the Darkness, Oliver and Kara independently reached the same booby-trapped underground sanctuary. Kara got herself trapped, but Oliver rescues her in Indiana Jones style. Together they decipher and follow the clues to the bow, only to be get a bitter surprise. Meanwhile instead of giving has blessing in the fortress, Jor-El temporarily transfers Clark's super-powers to his already far too cocky bride. Written by
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The Orion referred to is actually based off the comic book character of the same name. Orion was the son of Darkseid who was swapped with Scott Free(Mr. Miracle) and raised by Darkseids counterpart High Father on New genesis as part of a peace treaty. Scott was then raised by Darkseid on Apokolypse. See more
When Oliver is rappelling into the chamber, the rope that is threaded through his apparatus is not moving; if he were truly alone with nobody to lower him (as is evident by the subsequent events) then the rope should snake through the equipment as Oliver lowers himself to the ground. See more
Kal-El, I trust you found my gift to the both of you illuminating.
It wasn't a gift. It was a trial. And it wasn't about Lois appreciating what it was like to have my abilities or me realizing what it was like to be human. It was about control.
Your trials are not a riddle, Kal-El. They are a stepping stone on a long path.
A path that I have blindly walked forever, but I understand now. This whole time, it's been up to me to decide when to take control of my own destiny. The ...