Hannibal follows several trains of thought at once without distraction from any. One of the trains is always for his own amusement.
There’s nothing wrong with you… except your hair. Your hair is a train wreck.
The divine punishment of a sinner mirrors the sin being punished.
Imitation allows us to better understand the behavior of others.
He’s not keeping the organs as souvenirs, Doctor. He’s eating them.
Capture bonding. A passive psychological response to a new master has been an essential survival tool for a million years. Bond with your captor, you survive. You don’t, you’re breakfast.