"I want to be man-to-man. I had a press conference, and I'll be man-to-man here and say I probably did (over)step the line about your woman and your children.
"I want to say I'm sorry, I'm sincerely sorry.
"After it came out I wanted to take it back but it was too late. I hope you accept my apology."
>>> Hardly the words of a man with his nose in front