I came across these photos this weekend and just felt like sharing.

I really like this one, taken moments before the debate began on Friday. The quiet confidence, the last minute deep breath and getting centered reminds me of how I approach big challenges.

quiet Obama
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Here we see the next first couple, right after Friday’s debate. I know from experience that a strong marriage is a major factor in having a positive world view.

quiet Obama

first couple
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These next two photos were taken during a recent Obama appearance:

Obama before the storm

Obama in the rain
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Pictures from Obama’s flickr site and used with permission.