Although the Trump era is closer than ever, a lot of us really just wanted to take the time to squeeze out the last remaining bits of happiness from Barack Obama’s remaining days in charge of the USA. Last night, however, it truly felt like the end as Obama bid farewell to a country he’s served for the last 8 years.
The star studded event was packed with fans, family and his closest advisors. It was emotional to say the least. The president was moved to actual tears:
Obama wipes his tears away after finishing his presidential farewell address pic.twitter.com/hKVlQXPrSp— Brianna Sacks (@bri_sacks) January 11, 2017
He was also extremely thankful to his brother, Joe Biden:
But he saved his most touching words for his wife, Michelle: