For some reason, I was reading one of these and my eyes blurred and I started to read only the CAPITALIZED words. Strung together, they looked almost poetic to me. So now, in a very special edition of #comicpanels, from Speed issue #39, I present “the POEM behind the STORY behind the COVER”. All punctuation is from the original, except where there was none, in which case I introduced an ellipsis, as a rule. Enjoy.
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DEATH! GOD OF THE SEVEN DEATHS! BAROK!BUT THE STAGE WAS EMPTY!NOTWHAT’S…WHO…WHOM?!WE…CENTRAL AMERICA!!CAPTAIN FREEDOM…AMERICA!MONEY…THIS…BY RANSOM!BLACK CAT!THEN SHE LEAPED! ACTION! DISASTER!NOW!
I thank you.