Originally Posted by frazod
Check his age. He probably WAS one of the scumbags spitting on returning vets. Or at least revering them.
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revering present participle of re·vere
Feel deep respect or admiration for (something).
As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron. -HL Mencken 1933