Yeah, it went as expected. SHIELD implodes, and everyone wants answers. The CIA, NSA, NRO them I can handle. But Congress? Congress is like kindergarten. “Where is this Fridge?” “What was in there?” “Who or what is a man-thing?” I swear I need a cocktail and a lobotomy.
A weak man knows the value of strength, the value of power.
they call him the winter soldier
B U C K Y ?
It is my headcanon that there is a gun on the table in this scene because The Winter Soldier has been trained to arm any of his handlers who are not already armed while in his presence so that, if they so choose, they can put him down at any time.
Later, it takes Steve months to figure out why Bucky gives him a knife every time they’re in the same room.
Clint’s the only one who doesn’t bat an eyelid when Steve brings Bucky around to the Avengers tower because he knows what it’s like to go on a mission and bring home a stray