The second was captured by cameras throughout former Sen. Joe Lieberman’s eulogy to McCain, who died final Saturday after battling mind most cancers. The former President and former First Lady had been amongst different political VIPs in attendance at Saturday’s funeral service at Washington National Cathedral.
Bush was seen grabbing a mint from his spouse, former First Lady Laura Bush, after which passing it to Michelle Obama who mouths “thank you” with a smile.
McCain requested Bush and former President Barack Obama – each of whom beat McCain in presidential elections – to present eulogies at his funeral.
Bush and Michelle Obama share an unlikely friendship that many had been glad to see make a resurgence at McCain’s funeral.