As I am walking on the train platform waiting for my train to come to work in NY, this man approaches me, hands me a card and says:
I am running for Congress.
That is fine, until he added: beautiful lady! Well I love a compliment but this didn’t feel like one.
The way he said it and looked at me it just made me feel uneasy.
Now I am not a prude and I enjoy harmless flirting, but this rubbed me so wrong.
I can’t imagine this man in Congress.
He is either a creep trying to get women or perhaps just dumb, at either case he should not be in Congress.
I do expect a lot from out politicians and people in power. I expect they set an example. I cannot believe that everyone already forgot about Clinton and how he is welcomed and cherished. Does anyone remember what he did? And I am sure we don’t know the full extent of it.
ok, ok, he is only human, some may say. I do agree people are allowed to make mistakes, but it seems that we just forgiving him for being a man, a man in power. I guess it has come to be expected that is what they do.
What about John Edwards? Did his wife deserve that? She deserve honesty, as any person in a relationship. If he is willing to betray the person that is standing by him, carrying his children, doing everything for me, what is he willing to do to the American people?
Am I perfect? no, but one thing I try to do is deal in honesty. It just so much easier!