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