Tuesday marked Michelle Obama’s 53rd birthday, which was a cause for celebration as it was her last birthday spent in the White House as the first lady. Among those to send their thanks and well wishes was ofcourse her husband, President Obama.
“To the girl from the South Side who took on a role she didn’t ask for and made it her own: Happy Birthday, Michelle. I love you,” He wrote on Twitter, alongside an image of the first couple.
Michelle also took to Twitter to thank those who reached out with birthday messages, but said that the greatest gift of all was “the opportunity to serve as your First Lady.”
“Thank you for the birthday wishes and for the greatest gift of all: the opportunity to serve as your First Lady. –mo,” she simply wrote alongside a sweet photograph of herself posing with first dogs Bo and Sunny.