And now, a little boys dream has come true he is Batman.
The hope was for a hundred or so, but at least 11,000 volunteers came out to cheer on a boy intent on saving the city from evil and make his fantasy of becoming Batman, real.
Five year old Miles Scott AKA Batkid, has fought evil all his cognitive life in the form of leukemia.
After all his young years of fighting cancer he's in remission.
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