“I am the President of the United States!”
The man at the top of the tower must have tremendous power and authority. After all, he is the Air Traffic Controller for the Cargo Cult. He is responsible for summoning an airplane full of cargo to be dispersed to all the cult members.
Your Micro-Exercise: Imagine the president of the United States as the Air Traffic Controller for the Cargo Cult. And that you are a Cult member and very impressed.
“I will get the Cargo!”