that usually affects people
of small stature. People
with napoleonic complex
are easily intimidated by tall, muscular people
. To make
themselves feel 'bigger', they in turn pick on taller, muscular people
Also called Short Man Syndrome.
was named after
the french emperor Napoleon
Bonaparte, who overcompensated for his short stature by waging war, often for no reason (???). French people
seem to be the main victims of this condition, as Nicolas Sarkozy appears to have it as well.
Angie, who was 6 feet tall at the age of 12, was frequently made
fun of by pretty much
everyone under the height of 4'11''. to make
the most of the situation, she informed the shorties that
wasn't their fault, they were simply victims of the Napoleonic Complex.