Donald Trump's signature brand of braggadocio doesn't particularly mesh well with the sense of urgency he's hoping to instill in his supporters less than a week before election day.
In Miami on Wednesday, he openly wrestled with his natural inclination to declare certain victory with a more tactical admission that the race would be close. So he did both.
"The polls are all saying we’re going to win Florida," Trump told an enthusiastic crowd at an outdoor amphitheater next to Biscayne Bay in downtown Miami. "Don’t believe it, don’t believe it. Get out there and vote. Pretend we’re slightly behind."