Condoleezza Rice experiences powerful, compelling emotional and sexual attractions, and she may feel that she has little choice or control over her desires.
Condoleezza has an intense need for love and may be emotionally greedy or insatiable.
He mentions that she was linked to a man once -- back in college.
Even if Rice is heterosexual, however, it is fascinating and mind-boggling that this woman whose best male friend is an openly gay liberal and whose best female "friend" is a "liberal progressive," would work for a president who has opposed every gay rights initiative and tried to enshrine religious hatred in the Constitution. Kessler, who is even-handed (and the bulk of whose book is about foreign policy, where he offers many interesting new insights, which we also discussed at length), reminded me that Rice doesn't work on the domestic side and only works on foreign policy, so she can't be held responsible for Bush's positions on those issues.
Condoleezza Rice feels that little, daily acts of caring and thoughtfulness are essential to the happiness and success of relationships and she knows how to make others feel accepted, loved, and cherished. Condoleezza Rice tends to be touchy, defensive and rather territorial, and if she perceives a threat to her family or home or personal safety, she can be quite aggressive.
Sometimes Condoleezza feels out of sorts and hostile for no apparent reason, and this is usually due to unexpressed, unresolved anger from the past.
But to me, that's like someone who worked for Mussolini saying, "I only helped to get the trains to run on time." (Though Rice hasn't even been After she became secretary of state, she came to a party at Blacker's house, kicked off her shoes, and began dancing through the night to rock and and roll.
Condoleezza Rice is also very sympathetic and understands the unspoken feelings and needs of others.
Otherwise Condoleezza Rice may be rather hard to live with, even abusive in her relationships.
Condoleezza has an instinctive understanding of other people and is very sympathetic toward them.
Condoleezza wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and she wants to be recognized for her beauty, artistic gifts, or loving generosity.
Condoleezza Rice may "marry" her work - that is, being more involved in her career than in her private life. She is open and progressive in her attitudes towards love relationships and romance, and spontaneous and free in her love-expression.Rice also has a deeply ingrained tendency to want to improve or "fix" other people's lives, which can be annoying to the person who has no desire to be changed or "helped" in this way.