His Mother taught him to believe he was different from the rest and above the normal menial tasks of kids his age. . He was a spoiled brat who became the local bully you paid your lunch money to in order to pass his house. Although on paper he was employed as a truck driver and Teamsters Union Steward, his real profession was scamming, gambling and hijacking. He was considered a member of what was known as the Irish Mafia. With his stocky build and total lack of morals, he was quickly recognized for his talents. His lunch money bully act had eventually morphed into a full blown neighborhood business extortion racket. This is probably the other reason he was standing there in the office with such a nervous twitch.