2. I figured he wouldn't. They don't go together. Wouldn't work well together.
I pictured Christie getting on the tour plane or bus, sweaty, huffing and puffing, larger than life, maybe making a crude comment or two, being loud. I couldn't imagine the Romneys being able to tolerate it, or Christie tolerating the aloof, elite, religious, quiet, uncommunicative, prim and proper, hoity toity Romneys.