That took a lot of guts, Admiral. You're pretty brave for a woman.
For a woman?
Er, ummm. . . whereas I'm a man, and I'm expected to be brave -- because bravery is a man thing -- you are a woman, and you are, ummmm. . . Oops?
Wow. You turned a left-handed compliment into a spineless apology in one, seamless, tactical blunder. Is that a man thing?