”Do you love your country?’ is a trick question’ | A. Perkins- The Guardian

”Do you love your country?’ is a trick question’ | A. Perkins- The Guardian

But do you love your country? Well do you? Quite right, it’s a trick question. The answer’s not what you say, or even the way that you say it. The answer is in the pause between the end of the question and the start of the answer. If you need to stop and think about it, then you might just as well say no. You almost certainly don’t love your country in the way that the person who asked the question meant.

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