Serial killer Edmund Kemper was an exceptionally tall man, who towered over most people, including police officers, at a height of 6 feet and 9 inches. He was also a rather intelligent man, with an IQ of 136.
"Darkness has now begun to stream down
like tears. Enchanted and fearful,
like a body ready at last to arrive
at its own flowering, I wait"
Kutti Revathi, from ”Greybird,” in Sambal Paravai, trans. N. Kalyan Raman, from Kavya Bharati: A Review of Indian Poetry (Issue No. 14)
In the early days of the Velvet Underground, Lou Reed and John Cale had a day job playing Batman and Robin at birthday parties.
"Look like the innocent flower,
But be the serpent under it."
William Shakespeare, Macbeth (via aieon)