17. Comments on the New President

A: Having a new president will change the course of history.

B: Why do you say that?

A: Well, Obama was our first black president. Now we have our first woman.

B: You think gender matters that much?

A: Absolutely! Women view things differently.

B: You don't think she'll be too soft on foreign policy?

A: No way! Look how she handled things as Secretary of State.

B: That's true. She was tough, but also sympathetic.

A: Exactly. We need someone who is more than just tough.

B: I worry about people being too tough on her.

A: She was a first lady so she knows the ins and outs.

B: She definitely has experience.