Her big brother, who was was incapable of such accommodation, suffered for it.
But it turns out that the 9/11 Truthers need a big brother for their story to hold.
There is also a hefty dose of big brother paranoia, backed up by the millions of dollars and political muscle of the NRA.
"ubiquitous and repressive but apparently benevolent authority" first recorded 1949, from George Orwell's novel "Nineteen Eighty-Four."
[Big brother, ''protector,'' is attested fr at least the 1860s; first sense fr its use by George Orwell in his novel Nineteen Eighty-Four; second sense quite benign]