Written by Paul Burch, Branch Manager, Mt. Washington Branch Library I will never forget the first time I met him. He was big. He was loud. He had wild hair and an unkempt beard. He also seemed irritated. If I am being honest, I might have avoided him if I had run into him anywhere but the Library. His obvious anger, as well as his imposing build, was intimidating. As one person commented to me later, “He could have broken you in half if he really wanted to.