|First Published:||August 2003|
|Previous Issue:||Batgirl #40|
|Next Issue:||Batgirl #42|
When she hears that Black Wind has escaped custody, and probably left the country, Batgirl heads to Smallville to track down Superboy, in search of romance. They are interrupted by various things, such as Ma Kent and an plane, before encountering a being escaped from S.T.A.R. Labs which seems aggressive, but which Batgirl can tell is simply lonely. By the end of this encounter, the two realize that they don't really want to do the romance thing, but they do want to remain friends.