Obama: I felt 'serenity' during Trump's inauguration
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Former President Obama said he felt "serenity" during President TrumpDonald John TrumpSunday shows preview: Trump sells U.N. reorganizing and Kavanaugh allegations dominate Ex-Trump staffer out at CNN amid “false and defamatory accusations” Democrats opposed to Pelosi lack challenger to topple her 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 ObamaMichelle Obama book tour fetching steep ticket prices Michelle Obama warns against voter apathy in new PSA Michelle Obama adds dates to book tour 'due to overwhelming fan demand' 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."