"I might be wrong. I think I did not hear President Bush mention a declaration to end the Korean War just now," [South Korean President] Roh said through an interpreter. "Did you say so, President Bush?"'"Ha ha," the US delegation collectively thought to themselves, "ha ha ha ha ha."
"It's up to Kim Jong Il," Bush said.
Roh pressed on. ''If you could be a little bit clearer,'' he said, prompting nervous laughter from the U.S. delegation and a look of annoyance from Bush.