Mon, Apr 20, 2015, 05:01 PM
A giant of a man was so embarrassed by his height that he spent half of his life hiding at home. What is more shocking is that he has found love in a woman three feet smaller than him. Joelison Fernandes da Silva, 28, tallest living Brazilian developed gigantism as a child and 7ft 8in tall. The Brazilian was a school drop out due to teasing. But, later, a successful surgery has helped to remove a tumour bringing his condition under control. The real-life Goliath, from Paraiba of Brazil, has now found his happiness by marrying the 5ft Evem Medeiros.