Ressler: You’re about eighteen years old when this first murder takes place? Just kinda give me a rundown on that. This guy was a hitchhiker, right?
Dahmer: I had been having, for a couple of years before that, fantasies of meeting a really good-looking hitchhiker and [pauses] sexually enjoying him.
Ressler: Did that come from any book pr movie or anything like that?
Dahmer: It didn’t; it came from within.
Ressler: From within
- Excerpt from an interview between Jeffrey Dahmer and FBI profiler Robert Ressler