I dunno. He's thinking of his wife losing the thing she has wanted and attempted to achieve for the past 4 years. Linda was probably a lot more open to Vince than others, so he will feel her pain most
In all seriousness, she had a lot better chance of winning this time than last time so the expectations were higher this time. I think it's time to face facts - being WWE affiliated as much as she is will always help her opponents build the case against her.