At first, they seemed an incongruous pairing. The Knight seldom spoke, standing like a pillar of muscled darkness, while the boy was seldom still, darting about like a ray of laughing sunshine. However, it soon became obvious that some unbreakable bond held the two, despite their differences. Both had looked upon the face of tragedy, and been forever changed.
"Look at yooou. Always so serious! The first annoyed with quip and quickness, the second earned his anger and pain—(and ultimately his death)—but you… you have always bored me with your perfection, that arrogant flaunting of how much better you think you are than everyone else."
-The Joker to Tim Drake
"Tim Drake is not Bruce Wayne. He isn’t Grayson, or even Damian. Drake is different. Look behind his eyes. I suspect he’s already won."