Throughout the service, the former presidents looked at times mournful, while managing to find moments of levity as well.
As top politicians gathered to attend the state funeral services for George W H Bush, his son George W Bush was spotted slipping a piece of candy to Michelle Obama.
Earlier on Monday, King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia offered their condolences to the American President Donald Trump on Monday following the death of President George H.W. Bush.
This is the eighth funeral train in USA history and the first since Dwight D. Eisenhower's body traveled from the National Cathedral in Washington through seven states to his Kansas hometown of Abilene 49 years ago. He appeared to switch something into his right hand before he shook Mrs. Obama's hand and then hand something to her. Bush's casket, along with relatives and close friends, for around 70 miles (113 kilometers).
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Among the foreign dignitaries inside the cathedral were Britain's Prince Charles, Jordan's King Abdullah II and Queen Rania, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Polish President Andrzej Duda and former presidents of Estonia, Mexico and Portugal, as well as former prime ministers of Britain, Canada, Japan and Kuwait.
A former Kuwaiti military officer waited five hours in line outside a Houston church just so he could thank and honor George H.W. Bush.
Bush originally passed a cough drop to Michelle Obama when they were seated next to each other at the September funeral for Sen.
Bush was born into privilege and politics (his father a US senator and grandfather a top industrialist).