He Pingping, the world’s smallest man, met up with long-legged Svetlana Pankratova in London’s Trafalger Square, posing for a photograph showing him standing up comfortably between her legs.
Pingping, 20, from Inner Mongolia, is just 74.61cm tall – a result of his being born with a condition known as primordial dwarfism.
Meanwhile Pankratova, a 36-year-old estate agent from Volvograd, Russia, boasts a height of 1.96 metres, with her legs alone measuring 132cm
If you’ve ever felt nervous talking to basketball players, or been self-conscious as you tried to peer over the top of the counter, this might help you feel more normal. Or not. From the Guiness Book of Records, brought to you by the Sydney Morning Herald.