While visiting his sick mother in the hospital, Tyler Randall is requested to commit euthanasia at her request. The nurse witness the attempt, and the security guard tries to arrest Tyler. He falls from the sixth floor and dies. When the pathologist removes a green stone from the meteor-rock bracelet from his wrist, Tyler returns to life, but he has a lethal touch, turning people to dust by mere touch. He decides to help terminal people to die, becoming "The Reaper". Tyler's path crosses with Clark's when he gets a job as a flower delivery person for invalid people on a 'good Samaritan' run that Clark is volunteering at, in which Tyler targets Whitney's father who's dying from a heart condition. Meanwhile, Lex gets a visit from Dominic Senatori, an associate of his father's, to investigate Lex's financial situation and learns about the investigation into Clark Kent, where he informs Jonathan about Lex's curiosity in Clark and his suspected 'abilities.' Also, Lex tries to help Clark ...
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
In this episode Lex Luthor (Michael Rosenbaum) uses the term "superman" but he is not referring by any means to Clark Kent and his iconic superhero persona that will develop in the future. Rather, he is referencing a quote from a book while speaking with Jason Connery's character. See more
When the pathologists prepares to start to dissect Tyler's body, he picks up and activates a cranial saw. An autopsy would normally begin with a Y incision on the chest from shoulders to sternum with a scalpel. Even if the pathologist was going to start with the skull, they would first peel back the scalp, once again with a scalpel. See more
I thought we had an understanding. How am I supposed to protect you if you won't give me all the facts?
I don't always need your protection.
When it comes to your secret, you bet you do. And when you get a little older, you'll understand my... apprehension about the Luthor family.
Stop treating me like a kid! I'm not seven years old anymore; I'm not casting lines in the paddock. I don't even like fishing! The only reason I do it is because it makes you happy!
[Clark realizes he's gone too far
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