I'm feeling it, too, the sense of, of helplessness, of hopelessness.
I don't know how we even begin to process what might happen to us right now, but there are a few things that I do know.
I know that this city has been through tough times before, and we have pulled through.
He retired from vigilantism soon after and left Starling City to begin a new life with Felicity Smoak, but returned five months later, taking up the new code-name Green Arrow. During his youth, Oliver befriended Tommy Merlyn, who became his lifelong best friend.
He has also been referred to as the "Emerald Archer". He also met and became friends with Laurel Lance around that time.
When Robert was a pilot he performed his own maintenance, which Oliver sometimes helped with, gaining some skills in engineering as a result.
A friend of mine told me that living in Star City, it takes a special kind of tenacity, but we do live here, because this is our home. It is our friend, our family, our lives, and we will not, we will not throw those precious gifts away by descending into chaos. We will cling to each other for strength, and if we do that, no matter what happens, then we can all stand here united." is a former billionaire and former playboy turned vigilante archer.
He previously owned and operated the night club Verdant and was CEO of Queen Consolidated.
After being presumed lost at sea for 5 years Oliver returned home with a mission to rid Starling City of crime and corruption, becoming the hooded vigilante known as The Hood.
Armed with a bow and arrow, The Hood was willing to use lethal force, but after his best friend Tommy Merlyn was killed in the Undertaking, Oliver vowed never to kill again unless absolutely necessary, renaming himself The Arrow.
After his maternal half-sister Thea was nearly killed, Oliver pretended to accept Ra's al Ghul's invitation to become his heir in exchange for Ra's al Ghul saving Thea's life.
He earned the titles Al Sah-him (السهم, Arabic for Arrow) and Warith al Ghul (وريث الغول, Arabic for Heir to the Demon).
He further earned the title Ibn al Ghul (ابن الغول, Arabic for Son of the Demon) when Ra's forced Oliver and Nyssa to be married.
Eventually, Oliver defeated Ra's, inheriting the title of Ra's al Ghul (Arabic: رأس الغول Raʾs al-Ġūl; Demon's Head), before passing on the leadership of the League of Assassins to Malcolm Merlyn.