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Subj: Re: They Did Work Together In The Kirby Issues.
Posted: Thu Jun 29, 2017 at 03:05:26 pm EDT (Viewed 154 times)
Reply Subj: Re: They Did Work Together In The Kirby Issues.
Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2017 at 06:09:07 pm EDT (Viewed 168 times)
Quote:The Skull was his "benefactor.". They did seem to have a relationship.
There you go. Their relationship was benefactor and beneficiary.
Red Skull was his boss and helped fund his research. I don't think that means Arnim and Johann considered themselves to be friends. I don't think Johann HAS friends...but even if considered say Mother Night or Crossbones to be friends...he wouldn't consider that cowardly Arnim to be his friend.
If memory serves Arnim is Swiss. The Swiss wanted to be neutral in the war but stole the Jewish gold the Nazis smuggled out of Germany. I bet the Red Skull considers Arnim and the Swiss to be cowardly opportunists. With the Allies he and Germany had true enemies which he could respect on that level. With the Swiss the Germans dealt with opportunism disguised as neutrality. I doubt the Red Skull ever really trusts Arnim.
Reverend Meteor (with apologies to the modern Swiss who aren't culpable for stealing all that gold)