"On line for the express elevator for the Space Needle, a teenager approached, lugging a large video camera. "Uh, um, is it O.K. if I take your picture?" he asked Mr. Cobain. The guitarist scowled; his blue eyes narrowed. "I’ll kill you," he said; the teenager cowered. The Mr. Cobain’s face relaxed into a broad smile. "Sure, go ahead," he said."
(The New York Times, Date of Issue: November 1993, ‘Nirvana, The Band That Hates to Be Loved’)