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Tuesday, November 4, 2008 was a great day for America, and the world.  I would not be more proud if you were a member of my own family.   I rejoice in your success – it’s been a long time coming.   I was brought to tears by the excitement and joy of your lovely wife and your beautiful daughters.  (Please keep posting behind-the-scenes shots on Fick’r.  )   I am looking forward to hearing how children – and a puppy -- in the White House transform what might be the most stuffy of environments.

It has been eight years since I have been so excited or so hopeful for the future of this country.  Thank you!  Thank Michelle and Malia and Sasha as well!

Best wishes for a successful EIGHT years!

Originally posted to Green on Fri Nov 07, 2008 at 06:22 PM PST.

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