"No," he says under his breath. "Not a Justice League ... a Justice Society."
He remembers Bastet's warning: You must reforge the circle. Only the Justice Society can train the next generation of heroes to defeat the darkness.
With the Great Ten and whatever it was controlling them defeated, Elijah decides it's time to get back to the mission Bastet set them on: Gathering the Children of the Century. He throws Freeman a look ... he's the only one who can back up the story, who knows what the stakes are. More importantly, he's the only one they'll listen to.
"Gentlemen," he says to Superman and the others, mustering what Old Man gravitas he has. "My name is Elijah Snow. I represent the Planetary Foundation, and it's imperative that Ms. Quantum come with us. The fate of the world's at stake."
Wow, he thinks. Maybe superhero dialog is contagious.