T.S. Eliot once wrote, “This is the way the world ends: Not with a bang but a whimper.”
Well, to paraphrase one of my favorite lines from Blazing Saddles, “Blow it out your @$$.” We all know the world ends after it’s devoured by a giant worm.
Want proof? Our latest example of Steve Ditko’s remarkable run on Charlton’s The Thing provides that and much, much more.
From The Thing #15 (Charlton, July-August 1954), here’s “The Worm Turns.” The art, once again, is by Steve Ditko.