At Coretta Scott King's funeral in early 2006, Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert Kennedy, leaned over to him and whispered, "The torch is being passed to you." "A chill went up my spine," Obama told an aide. (Newsweek)
I said, imagine if McCain had used a similar type of statement, like "let's call a spade, a spade", the demon libs would be wetting themselves all over it. Well, this is close, and, they certainly are.