Obama left the meeting, walked across the colonnade past the rose garden to the residence, to make a decision.
A small audience assembled in the rose garden applauded Obama when he finished speaking.
Eventually, that rose garden became the mass grave of more than 2,000 unidentified soldiers.
Speaking back in the rose garden after the vote, the president made it clear he was both a good sport, and looking for revenge.
Barack Obama went too far Monday in his rose garden comments about the Supreme Court.
The rose garden was then in bloom, the drives finished, the pictures hung.
But there is Lady Locke, Reggie, being sensible in the rose garden.
And presently Mr. Direck found himself strolling through the rose garden with Cecily.
The Shah did this because "bostan" is the Persian word for rose garden.
Almost every day he met her in the rose garden, where they spent long hours.