Obama: I felt 'serenity' during Trump's inauguration
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Former President Obama said he felt "serenity" during President TrumpDonald John TrumpAlaska Republican Party cancels 2020 primary Ukrainian official denies Trump pressured president Trump goes after New York Times, Washington Post: 'They have gone totally CRAZY!!!!' MORE's inauguration.

During an interview with Prince Harry, Obama said the first thing he thought during Trump's inauguration was how thankful he was that former first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaPortraits of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jeff Bezos headed for National Portrait Gallery Trump: House Judiciary should investigate Obama Netflix deal instead of his business 2020 is not a family affair, for a change MORE had been his "partner through that whole process."

There was a “satisfying feeling that was mixed with all the work that was still undone,” he said.

“But over all, there was serenity there,” he said.

Prince Harry interviewed Obama for a segment that aired Wednesday on the BBC.

In September, CNN reported that Obama in his Inauguration Day letter offered "reflections" instead of advice.

Obama in his letter congratulated Trump on his "remarkable run" and said "all of us, regardless of party, should hope for expanded prosperity and security during your tenure."