Michelle Obama’s mother, Marian Robinson, turned 80 this weekend, and the former first lady of the United States sent her a lovely message that immediately went viral.
In the caption for the closeup photo, Obama praised her mother, saying that she is her “rock.”
“Happy Birthday Mom! Your unconditional love has made me who I am today. You are my rock. My ❤️,” the former first lady wrote. “I’ll always be your Miche. I love you.”
Happy Birthday Mom! Your unconditional love has made me who I am today. You are my rock. My ❤️. I’ll always be your Miche. I love you. pic.twitter.com/37flZSKJ98
— Michelle Obama (@MichelleObama) July 30, 2017
The former first mother-in-law has also been vocal about her admiration for her daughter, complimenting her daughter’s “grace” as a first lady.
— BWD (@IrisRimon) July 30, 2017
Happy birthday to your mom! ❤ She raised one class act. You’re leading by example & raising two lovely daughters yourself. We miss you!
— Captain Covfefe (@Tomie_Tweets) July 30, 2017
So did I ! I had to do a double take
— Lexie Mondragón (@Lexieinthesky) July 30, 2017