Contrary to Mitt Romney’s belief, losing was an option and a reality.

Sources from the presidential hopeful’s campaign said that Romney was blind sided by his lost during last week’s presidential election.

Campaigners described Romney as being “shell-shocked” when he realized he did not win.

As the projections came in from each state, insiders said Romney remained confident that he would take the White House seat. It was not until Ohio results came in that Romney started to face the possibility of defeat.

"We went into the evening confident we had a good path to victory," one adviser said. "I don't think there was one person who saw this coming."

Campaign aides said the former Massachusetts governor had trouble processing the news. He was even hoping the results were wrong, something Karl Rove argued on Fox News.

Once the Florida and Colorado results came in, Romney began to accept the loss. His personal assistant Garrett Jackson then made the obligatory call to President Barack Obama’s aide Marvin Nicholson.

"Is your boss available?," Jackson asked Nicholson.

Romney’s running-mate Paul Ryan also had a hard time accepting the defeat. Their wives, Ann Romney and Janna Ryan broke into tears.

"There's nothing worse than when you think you're going to win, and you don't," a campaign insider said. "It was like a sucker punch."

After accepting his fate, Romney appeared on stage to deliver his unprepared concession speech.

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3 thoughts on “Mitt Romney “Shell-shocked” Over Election Loss

  1. africanwarrior on said:

    Leave It alonee
    President Obama won, Romney lost, Election is over. Every one “Get Over It”
    Let us deal with a fragile economy that can collapse anytime like in 2008.
    Write, Phone Congress in support of the president’s agenda, do it ASAP
    Before December 1.2012

  2. arlesterp on said:

    i know it was hard for him to belive it and even more had for him to understand why he lost. his # one problem was his mouth, his attitude toward women and last, but least the 47%. @ two its hard not getting what you want when your use to buying your way into your life when your rich, until he found out that being poor counted for something to. WIN WIN.

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