U.S. NEWS

Barack Obama's Birthday Message To Michelle Will Make You Feel All Warm And Fuzzy

"I love your strength, your grace and your determination."

Barack Obama melted hearts on Wednesday with a cute birthday message for Michelle Obama.

The former president celebrated his wife turning 54 with an Instagram post, in which he called her his “best friend”:

A post shared by Barack Obama (@barackobama) on

Michelle responded in kind by thanking her husband via Instagram for sending “beautiful flowers” to mark the occasion. The former FLOTUS also thanked the “many people from around the country” who’d wished her a happy birthday:

A post shared by Michelle Obama (@michelleobama) on

In October, Obama surprised Michelle with a prerecorded video message to mark their 25th wedding anniversary ― while she was on stage at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women in Philadelphia.

“The idea that you would put up with me for a quarter of a century is a remarkable testament to what a saintly, wonderful, patient person you are,” he said at the time.

The latest exchange between the pair was well received on Twitter:

HuffPost

BEFORE YOU GO

CONVERSATIONS