And the talk that he had thought of as cynicism when he had first heard it had turned out to be much too true.
That had been the first big disillusion to him a few months back and he had started to be cynical to himself about it.
Karkov was not cynical about those times either when he talked.
He had not liked Gaylord’s, the hotel in Madrid the Russians had taken over when he first went there because it seemed too luxurious and the food was too good for a besieged city and the talk too cynical for a war.
We are caught between the ignorant and the cynical.
It was the one thing he was never cynical about.
Don’t get cynical.
Not even by a cynic like you," the puffy-eyed man said.