Astro City, Vol. 14: Reflections by Kurt Busiek Stand-alone stories, though it benefits from knowing who these people are. Samaritan has to stand down for a medical inspection. What will criminals do, given hours without him? A story from the point of view of an alien in a tyrannical state -- but not personally overtly oppressed -- and seeing the fight with superheroes. Steeljack gets a PI case from someone from his criminal past and has to get to the bottom of it. As usual, an intriguing look at what superheroes would really feel like.