Fu Manchu in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Vol. 1, No. 3 (Vertigo, 1999), by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill. The Chinese characters being acid-etched onto the victim’s torso by Fu Manchu in this sequence read: “The stars are the poetry of fate; / A man who is never scarred / Is a book in which no words have been written.” Fu Manchu’s reptilian eyes are a flourish of Moore’s and have never been explained

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