Don't know why it took me so long, it's a damn good read. King does what he does best, make you really care about the characters and make you feel like you're a part of the
I love that book. It took me a long time to finish it when I first read the thing as well but it was definitely an epic story. Didn't expect the spoiler either but it didn't bother me as much as I thought it would've.
Re-read Jurassic Park recently. Because it's fantastic and fun and it has dinosaurs (and Ian Malcolm!). :D
It bothered me a little at that point... then after I finished it...not so much. I really don't understand what purpose it hat though.