“Being called small man” syndrome

A colleague recently started a conversation with me such:

“No offence to you, but the guy back there had small man syndrome.”

Why would I take offence? I’m a giant compared to some. And I’m tall enough for my feet to reach all the way to the ground.


3 Responses to ““Being called small man” syndrome”

  1. Jon on September 27th, 2007 20:51

    Does this mean the guy with the syndrome doesn’t like small men – or is attracted to small men?

    Or believe he was a small man in a former life?

    Or is perhaps having de-constructive surgery to become a small man? (assuming he’s not that small)

  2. shanahan on September 28th, 2007 05:55

    Small man syndrome, also known as the Napolean complex. Quite prevalent here in the US.

  3. napoleon on September 28th, 2007 06:46

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