My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we'll change the world. Jack Layton
Oddly, I saw it in the reverse.That would be:Despite the fact that my political masters want (me) to indulge in magical thinking (and gave me two unicorns and a griffin along with this really cool job), I cannot supress the reality that the gin registry is useful.
...as is the gun registry.
I can see how you could do that, but He is going along to get along. If they tell him the sky is green, he will say ok.