Clark and Lex (Smallville)2

Clark administers CPR to Lex.

Volume 1 of Smallville: A Mother's Love, a Father's Strength.


Part 1Edit

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Part 2Edit

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Lex and Nixon

Lex and Nixon.

  • Lex hires Nixon to investigate the Meteor Rocks rather than the bridge accident.
  • Lillian captures Tina after Clark stops her and tortures her. It's later revealed she apparently was killed by Lillian's methods.
  • Lillian assists Lex in his dinner for the Kents.
  • Lana also becomes something of a big sister to Julian, confessing to him that she's afraid of the dark, the same as him.
  • Lionel Luthor offers Lex a place at LuthorCorp, being in charge of three divisions.
  • This leads to a conversation between Lionel and Lillian that reveals that Tess Mercer is Lionel's daughter with Pamela Jenkins.
  • Also, while Lex is given a new vision when he greets Casandra, Lionel gets Lex's original vision.
  • Cassandra's advice to Lex leads to Lex giving up the ruined Porsche.

Part 3Edit

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Clark and Lana (Smallville)2

Lana and Clark's relationship starts to grow.

  • Lillian is made aware of Lex's enhanced immune system, leading to concern for his safety and the first rift between her and her benefactor.
  • Lex is also distracted from meeting Dr. Hamilton as Lillian asks for his help with Lana's birthday party.
  • Tess alerts Lex to the hostage situation.
  • Lillian punches out Lionel.
  • Lillian is also the one to hire Steve Hamilton for research into the Meteor Rocks.
  • Lillian encourages Lex to leave Clark's love life alone.
  • Lionel's argument with Lex over the Hardwicks is pushed up to this episode.


Main CharactersEdit

Lex Luthor (Smallville)10

Clark saves Lex.

Supporting CharactersEdit

Lex and Lionel (Smallville)3

Lionel talks to Lex.

Minor CharactersEdit

Jeremy and Lex

Lex and Lillian find Jeremy strung up like a scarecrow.