It's an open but dirty secret in liberal circles that their disdain for the Tea Party movement is tinged with jealousy.
But the critical response reflected something stronger than jealousy; it had a quality of personal outrage.
The Coelho family lawyer Hisbelo Oliveira told reporters that jealousy had to be the motive for the crime.
suspicion of a wife's purity, one of the strongest passions (Num. 5:14; Prov. 6:34; Cant. 8:6); also an intense interest for another's honour or prosperity (Ps. 79:5; 1 Cor. 10:22; Zech. 1:14).