About President Putin's Arrival
November 14, 2001
QUESTION: Are You Going to Tour Today? Are You Going to Take Him Around Today?
PRESIDENT BUSH: Yes, we're going to take a tour.
QUESTION: What are you going to do?
PRESIDENT BUSH: Well, I want to show him some of my favorite spots on the ranch.
QUESTION: Which are?
PRESIDENT BUSH: Most of it. (Laughter.)
QUESTION: -- it's raining.
PRESIDENT BUSH: Excuse me?
QUESTION: It's raining.
PRESIDENT BUSH: The President brought rain, for which we're always grateful
in the state of Texas.
QUESTION: Is it great to be back at the ranch?
PRESIDENT BUSH: I'm thrilled to be here. There is no better gift than rain.