" She always ended, at these moments, by getting possession of my hand, and in this manner she could at present still stay me. At the dawn of the 21st century a free people must now choose to shape the forces of the Information Age and the global society, to unleash the limitless potential of all our people, and, yes, to form a more perfect union. I welcome its cooperation, and expect to share with it not only the responsibility, but the credit, for our common effort to secure beneficial legislation. "Oh, never known him-- I don't pretend THAT!" I was upset again.