The first black President and the 44th United States President has said his goodbyes to the country he has led for 8 years. From the moment he walked onto that stage, leading the people with chants of ‘Yes, we can’, he occupied a space in hearts all over the world. And now he’s about to become a private citizen, he had to leave that farewell message that got us right in our feels.
Here are our top 10 tweets from Obama’s speech. They will leave you smiling and crying at the same time.
— TED (@Laughbook) January 11, 2017
I'm not American but proud to have lived & seen a black president with class,dignity & humility, you are a legend #ObamaFarewell
— Yasmin Khan (@ykhan100) January 11, 2017
— Nia Long (@NiaLong) January 11, 2017
POTUS breaks down in tears when talking about FLOTUS: "You've not only been my wife and mother of my children, you've been my best friend." pic.twitter.com/7QCDjPWDFk
— ABC News (@ABC) January 11, 2017
— Geeks Of Color (@GeeksOfColor) January 11, 2017
— mao (@MaoGreens) January 11, 2017
okay just got home from work FINALLY watching the #ObamaFarewell speech i'm ready to cry, he's just the best OKAY he's just THE BEST
— Tyler Oakley (@tyleroakley) January 11, 2017
— 😍 (@PETTYMAMII) January 11, 2017
— ️ (@imWaavey) January 11, 2017
— Larry King (@kingsthings) January 11, 2017
— The First Lady (@FLOTUS) January 11, 2017