“drawing others’ cards out of their hands for careful inspection” without reciprocating. “There’s something also there of smoothed veneer, of guardedness … but I’m still left with this feeling of … a bit of a wall—the veil,” Cook wrote.
[Per new book on the President]
And this is what concerns us gun owners. As most of us feel, that President Obama is never really open about revealing his cards, and that there is a veil between what is presented and what his real agenda is.
“when she told him that she loved him, his response was not ‘I love you, too’ but ‘thank you’—as though he appreciated that someone loved him.”
One always has to consider the broader meaning of the president’s words and the degree of application they have to a given matter.