A Santa hat-clad Barack Obama made spending the vacations within the health facility slightly cheerier on Wednesday when he stunned younger sufferers and workforce at Youngsters’s Nationwide health facility.
The previous president, whose love of interacting with youngsters used to be pretty obvious all over his time in place of job, introduced jigsaw puzzles, toy automotive units, remote-control automobiles, glittery nail polish and different presents to the Washington, D.C., health facility, The Washington Submit reported.
“As a dad of 2 women, I will most effective believe in that scenario ― to have nurses and workforce and docs and people who find themselves taking good care of them and having a look after them and paying attention to them and simply there for them and conserving their hand ― that’s a very powerful factor there’s,” Obama instructed the gang of health facility workforce assembled across the nurses’ station. “What a really perfect reminder of what the vacation spirit is meant to be all about.”
He later tweeted out his gratitude to health facility workforce, sufferers and guests for humoring him as their “stand-in Santa.”
Merry Christmas and glad vacations to the ordinary youngsters, households, and workforce at Youngsters’s Nationwide. And thank you for humoring me as your stand-in Santa. https://t.co/mFmYCVk7cr
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) December 19, 2018
Ultimate week, first girl Melania Trump visited the similar health facility to learn a Christmas e-book to youngsters and advertise her anti-bullying marketing campaign.