Man, I remember the first time I read this. I *hated* the art. Despised it. I wanted people to look like people, and hears to look like bears.
I’m not sure what the epiphany was…I suspect it had something to do with Elektra. But, good god, did going back and looking with new eyes ever reward me. He’s now firmly up there with my favourites. Even if I still can’t spell his name.