This is a foot-in-mouth, dumb-as-brick, you're-gonna-hate-me, comment, but I still feel I need to make it, just for the piece of mind.
I'm not actually ethnically Swedish. Here I am in my manly splendor:
(No make-up, didn't pluck eyebrows, I'm a bit ashamed of that picture, really)
You are a very interesting looking guy.
I probably lost one of the best mentors I could ever have just now, but I had to make a comment on this picture, just for my own sanity and ability to sleep at night. I really am sorry if this was stupid, and I probably should remove it now, but honestly, this is a very interesting picture of you. I had something more... bulky in mind when I thought of you. If you want me to go die now, just tell me...