As Michelle Obama celebrated her 60th birthday, her husband, former US President Barack Obama, shared a heartfelt tribute to her on Instagram.
In his message, Barack Obama described Michelle as his "better half" and praised her as one of the "funniest, smartest, most beautiful people" he knows.
His love-filled words expressed how Michelle makes every day better for him and his eagerness to see what the new decade brings for her.
A Beautiful Image to Accompany the Message
Along with his touching words, Barack Obama posted a picture of Michelle wearing a stunning yellow dress, standing against the backdrop of an ocean.
The image and message quickly gained popularity on Instagram, garnering over 1.4 million likes and numerous responses, including one from Michelle herself, who reacted with a heart and blowing kiss emoticon.
Public Reactions to the Birthday Post
The post also attracted a wave of positive reactions from the public. Comments ranged from birthday wishes to admiration for Michelle Obama's elegance and impact. Individuals praised her beauty and the inspiring role she has played, with remarks like "Happy birthday Mrs. Obama! You look fabulous" and "She is such a stunner."
Another congratulated Obama, saying he undoubtedly won the lottery: "You sir won the wife lottery."
Michelle Obama also responded to the post, adding a heart and a kissing face emoji for the former president.