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Usually, the revelation that someone's worked out the superhero's secret identity would be a significant event. In The Dark Knight Rises, so many people are aware of Batman's real name, we wonder why he pulls the cowl on at all.
But of all the people to have access to that information, John Blake is our favourite, because he got to it through pure detective work and instinct.
His speech about how he realised Bruce was Batman is as moving as anything in the film - and it's the first sign of the intense connection the two men share.
Both are orphans, and both have clearly brilliant minds.
And as the film gradually reveals, they're connected in many other ways.