“He was so far out there, and so convinced that everything the previous administration had done was wrong,” Cartwright recalls.
Rather, Cartwright said, there was a concern about “how the Iranians would perceive it,” and “how the Israelis might perceive it.”
When I ask him what it has been like to deal with Cartwright and other military officers, Koh starts to say something, then stops.
Afterward, Cartwright says, he reassured Koh that the process, however arduous, had been valuable.
“I told him, ‘Now you have conviction,’ ” Cartwright explains.
Much that had puzzled her in Major Cartwright's criticism was now explained.
Cartwright not unnaturally said: "May the Devil go with them."
Cartwright was far from claiming for the Puritans the position of a sect to be tolerated.
Oh, I shall not try that game with a sharp hand like you, Cartwright.
Mrs. Cartwright, with doom at her heart, looked at this young girl.