the universe is a complex piece of machinery and balance must be maintained. One change requires another. How would you propose I keep the balance?
there is a radio personality named vesper fairchild. she knows everyone in gotham and I know her. She was doing an exposé on white collar crime back in the day, and I wanted to persuade her that queen consolidated was above board. so you slept with her? No. I— don’t know.
Oliver Queen is a public figure and infamous vigilante. If you’re in Gotham City, you’re attracting the type of attention we don’t want.