He Stood Alone at Gjallerbru
It doesn’t matter how many times I read it, this moment brings me to tears. Over the years I’ve checked the value of the individual issue and I’ve always been stunned that it’s not a collector’s item. It’s just strikingly good. You talk to anyone who’s read it and I’ll bet their reaction is nearly identical to my own.
Visit here, at scans_daily, for a great recap of the lead-up and the incredible denouement. You miss a little, but you’ll get the gist, and I think you’ll still feel the power.