That male couple holding hands?
Sure looks like HJ and Cap to me (see the newspaper cutting of Rolf Muller and Cap when he and Hollis & co visit Sally for a reunion)
They even have domino "super-hero" masks as bow-ties just to make it obvious who they are meant to be.....
Dave Gibbons actually commented on this here: http://www.comicbookresources.com/?page ... e&id=20441
- while it is an interesting theory, it isn't what the artist or author intended, but I suppose there's no harm in wanting to believe it! Like Dave Gibbons said...
Dave Gibbons wrote:
That wasn't our intention, but it's such an interesting and plausible theory that I'm reluctant to deny it!
As well, someday I hope to respond to a Watchmen thread that isn't, well, old.