George W. Bush Eulogizes His Father, Praises the ‘Love in His Heart for the Citizens of Our Country’
Former President George W. Bush eulogized his father Wednesday at National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., referencing many famous moments from the 41st president’s life while sharing moments of love he showed to his family.
In about 10 minutes, the younger Bush provided a sweeping picture of his father’s life that included a reflection on his father’s final moments.
“Last Friday when I was told he had minutes to live, I called him,” Bush said. “I said ‘Dad, I love you and you’ve been a wonderful father.’ And the last words he would ever say on earth were, ‘I love you,