You may read the above all as "idealistic at worst," and maybe that's a reasonable conclusion to draw; certainly no one can look at other cultures without their own biases drawn from their own experience.
Here you can end up waiting minutes.
It taints their reasoning and gives them the illusion that their highly civilized country is the natural state of man.
Some of those guys were medical students who I know have handled cadavers but they could not bring themselves to hold a gun.
Description: On a more productive note: When he'd invite me over I'd take a look at them and admire the craftsmanship and congratulate him on his work.