'Just' beyond them? Elena Dementieva comes to mind. But I think she and Amelie ARE capable. Being good enough doesn't mean you do. Mary Jo Fernandez made three GS singles finals. The best player I can't see ever winning one is Ai Sugiyama.
Proud to be an American
Not blind. Not uninformed. We are party to atrocities. But the response of the world after 9/11 is worth noting. Even our most dire enemies offered aid. We should all be so lucky.