And Carol Danvers, at least in this collection, is quite the swaggering hero: confident, righteous, and headstrong. She's a grown woman in a way that superheroic women seldom get to be. She's got a love life, a history, and a lust for adventure. I liked her a great deal.
But then I started to hear about Kamala Khan, who after being exposed to the Terrigen Mist became Ms. Marvel.
So, I checked out Ms. Marvel Vol. 1: No Normal and Vol 2: Generation Why. It's been a while since I
She's happy with who she is, not angsty or pouty, wishing she were a blonde cheerleader. While her feminist tendencies might get her in trouble at the mosque, it's clear that her family loves her for who she is and that she is surrounded by good friends.
I'm looking forward to more of her adventures.
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