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A photo of George W. Bush and First Lady Michelle Obama warmly embracing went viral over the weekend.

This was due, in part, to the hyper-partisan political atmosphere of the day. The act of humanity between two people of different political worldviews was refreshing for those sharing it on social media, but a quick review of history will show that it certainly was not the first time W. and Michelle have been snuggly with each other.

The Bushes were gracious when then president-elect Barack Obama and his wife Michelle first visited the White House in 2008.

US President George W. Bush and his wife Laura welcome president-elect Barack Obama and his wife Michelle to the White House NOvember 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. Bush invited Obama for the private talk, a rite of passage between presidents and successors that extends for decades.The two are expected to discuss the nation's enormous economic downturn and the war in Iraq. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
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“Sup.”

WASHINGTON - NOVEMBER 10: (AFP OUT) U.S. President George W. Bush (L) and Laura Bush (2nd-L) greet U.S. President-elect Barack Obama (R) and his wife Michelle Obama (2nd-R) at the White House November 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. On January 20th Obama will be sworn in as the 44th president of the United States. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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Then on Inauguration Day, Bush embraced Michelle...

US President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush greet President-elect Barack Obama and his wife Michelle on the North Portico of the White House in Washington, DC January 20, 2009. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
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... with a smooch.

US President George W. Bush greets Michelle Obama on the North Portico of the White House in Washington, DC January 20, 2009. President-elect Barack Obama will be sworn in as the 44th President of the US. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
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Nice.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: In the last moments of their administration President George W. Bush, first lady Laura Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife Lynn welcome Barack H. Obama and his wife Michelle to the White House before he is sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts as the 44th president of the United States on the West Front of the Capitol on January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC. Obama becomes the first African-American to be elected to the office of President in the history of the United States. In these behind the scenes photographs the Bush and Cheney entourage wait for the Obama family to arrive at the White House for a coffee morning with congressional leaders in the Blue room. (Photo by Charles Ommanney/Getty Images)
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Laura got some, too.

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 20: President George W. Bush (2nd-R) and First Lady Laura Bush (2nd-L) greet President-elect Barack Obama and Michelle Obama at the North Portico of the White House, where the two families will have coffee together before the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States of America on January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC. Obama will lead as the first African-American president of the U.S. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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Bush was also hamming it up with the girls.

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 20: President George W. Bush greets Sasha Obama at the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States of America on the West Front of the Capitol January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC. Obama becomes the first African-American to be elected to the office of President in the history of the United States. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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And he got a big Obama hug before leaving Washington, D.C.

Former US President George W. Bush hugs President Barack Obama before getting into a military helicopter as Obama's wife Michelle looks on after the inauguration of Obama as the 44th President of the United States of America, on the West Front of the Capitol January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC. John Moore/POOL (Photo credit should read JOHN MOORE/AFP/Getty Images)
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Bush got a full embrace during a portrait unveiling ceremony at the White House in 2010.

US First Lady Michelle Obama (R) reaches to embrace former US President George W. Bush and Laura Bush during a portrait unveiling ceremony in the East Room of the White House May 31, 2012 in Washington, DC. President Obama and Michelle Obama hosted Bush and his wife Laura Bush to unveil their official White House portrait. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)
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At the 50th Anniversary of the Selma civil rights marches, Bush and Michelle started telling secrets.

Former US President George W. Bush speaks with First Lady Michelle Obama during an event marking the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marches at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, March 7, 2015. US President Barack Obama rallied a new generation of Americans to the spirit of the civil rights struggle, warning their march for freedom "is not yet finished." In a forceful speech in Selma, Alabama on the 50th anniversary of the brutal repression of a peaceful protest, America's first black president denounced new attempts to restrict voting rights. AFP PHOTO/ SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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“lolz”

Former US President George W. Bush smiles as he speaks with First Lady Michelle Obama during an event marking the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marches at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, March 7, 2015. US President Barack Obama rallied a new generation of Americans to the spirit of the civil rights struggle, warning their march for freedom "is not yet finished." In a forceful speech in Selma, Alabama on the 50th anniversary of the brutal repression of a peaceful protest, America's first black president denounced new attempts to restrict voting rights. AFP PHOTO/ SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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Michelle got another kiss from Bush during a memorial service for the victims of the Dallas police shooting in July.

DALLAS, TEXAS - JULY 12: (L - R) Former President George W. Bush kisses First Lady Michelle Obama while shaking hands with President of the United States Barack Obama during the Interfaith Memorial honoring the Dallas shooting victims at The Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center on July 12, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Gary Miller/WireImage)
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Michelle was there for an emotional Bush.

TOPSHOT - Former first lady Laura Bush(L), former US president George W. Bush(2nd-L) and US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend an interfaith memorial service for the victims of the Dallas police shooting at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center on July 12, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. President Barack Obama embarked on a somber visit to Dallas Tuesday, to memorialize five white police officers murdered by a black gunman and try to unify a country divided by race and politics. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
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It was touching.

Michelle Obama holds former President George Bush's hand after Bush spoke during a memorial for five Dallas and DART police officers shot to death in last week's attack on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas. (Paul Moseley/Fort Worth Star Telegram/TNS via Getty Images)
Paul Moseley/Fort Worth Star Telegram/TNS via Getty Images

At the dedication of the National Museum of African American History, Bush got his warm fuzzy.

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 24: President Barack Obama watches first lady Michelle Obama embracing former president George Bush, accompanied by his wife, former first lady Laura Bush, while participating in the dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture September 24, 2016 in Washington, DC, before the museum opens to the public later that day. The museum is a Smithsonian Institution museum located on the National Mall featuring African American history and culture in the US. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)
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And Obama stuck his tongue out at him.

TOPSHOT - (L-R) Former US First Lady Laura Bush, former US President George W. Bush, First Lady Michelle Obama, and President Barack Obama attend the opening ceremony for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on September 24, 2016 in Washington, D.C. / AFP / ZACH GIBSON (Photo credit should read ZACH GIBSON/AFP/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 24: First lady Michelle Obama, embraces former president George Bush, accompanied by his wife, former first lady Laura Bush, while participating in the dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture September 24, 2016 in Washington, DC, before the museum opens to the public later that day. The museum is a Smithsonian Institution museum located on the National Mall featuring African American history and culture in the US. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)
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But W. was not the only Bush to get some love from Michelle.

Former US President George H. W. Bush greets US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as they arrive at Intercontinental Airport on April 9, 2014 in Houston, Texas. Obama, who attended a memorial service at Fort Hood, is in Houston to attend two fund raisers for the Democratic National Committee, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
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GEORGE!

Former US President George H. W. Bush greets US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as they arrive at Intercontinental Airport on April 9, 2014 in Houston, Texas. Obama, who attended a memorial service at Fort Hood, is in Houston to attend two fund raisers for the Democratic National Committee, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images

And Barbara says:

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 25: President Barack Obama (C) laughs with his wife first lady Michelle Obama (L) and former first lady Barbara Bush during the opening ceremony of the George W. Bush Presidential Center April 25, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. The Bush library, which is located on the campus of Southern Methodist University, with more than 70 million pages of paper records, 43,000 artifacts, 200 million emails and four million digital photographs, will be opened to the public on May 1, 2013. The library is the 13th presidential library in the National Archives and Records Administration system. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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