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Illinois: President Barack Obama wiped away tears as he paid tribute to his teenage daughters and to Michelle Obama, his "closest companion," at the passionate close of a goodbye address in his assenting city of Chicago Tuesday. 
 
"Michelle LaVaughn Robinson, young lady of the south side, for as far back as 25 years, you have not exclusively been my significant other and mother of my youngsters, you have been my closest companion," Obama told the main woman, situated before him dressed all in dark. 
 
"You went up against a part you didn`t request and made it your own particular with effortlessness and coarseness and style and agreeability," he advised her, at one bring up out a cloth to touch away tears - as the horde of 18,000 cheered fiercely. 
 
"Another era sets its sights higher in light of the fact that it has you as a good example. You`ve did right by me. You`ve made the nation glad." 
 
It was in Chicago that the Obamas met, that their little girls were conceived, and as the president place it in a Facebook post in front of the discourse, "for Michelle and me, Chicago is the place everything began." 
 
While 18-year-old Malia was there to hear her father`s goodbye discourse, her 15-year-old sister Sasha was not - the most outstanding of a progression of open nonattendances by the adolescent that incited a whirlwind of well-intentioned prattle via web-based networking media, and a hashtag #SashaObama. 
 
A White House official said Sasha remained back in the capital Washington to get ready for a school exam in the morning. 
 
Be that as it may, Obama tended to both young ladies in applauding the "two stunning young ladies" they had gotten to be, amid the family`s eight years in the White House. 
 
"Of all that I have done in my life, I am most glad to be your father," he said - as Malia, wearing highly contrasting, shed a couple tears with her mother`s arm around her. 
 
"You are savvy, and you are delightful, however more critically, you are benevolent, and you are astute, and you are loaded with enthusiasm," Obama let them know. "Also, you bore the weight of years in the spotlight so effectively." 
 
Lastly, the 55-year-old president swung to Joe Biden - who alongside his better half Jill he depicted as a moment "family," drawing yet another overwhelming applause for the VP. 
 
"You were the main choice I made as a chosen one, and it was the best," Obama told Biden. "Not on the grounds that you have been an awesome VP, but since in the deal, I picked up a sibling." 
 
After the president`s discourse attracted to a nearby, the Obamas and their little girl met up in front of an audience for a warm grasp.

 

Barack Obama tears up during tribute to Michelle, daughters in farewell speech

Barack Obama tears up during tribute to Michelle, daughters in farewell speech

 
 


 
 


 
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