This first image from the new Catwoman series illustrates my first point:
This second image illustrates my second point:
This second image isn't a cover, it is page 3 of issue #1. I just keep staring at it, trying to make sense of it. I mean, for a woman in such a rush she can't finish putting on her costume but to be so at peace, and with a cat-o-nine-tails longer than can be effectively wielded and...you know what? Just forget it.