Before the balloons fell and everybody cavorted amongst them like it was the inauguration and they'd already won—because, in a way, they already *had* (opens in new tab)—Chelsea Clinton gave a speech that made Hillary look like this at a TV screen.
Now *that's* goals.
Describing her mom as "wonderful, thoughtful, and hilarious" and "always there" for her, Clinton peppered her graceful address with anecdotes about the daily notes Hillary would leave for her to open while she was away on work trips or that time she fell down, and Hillary picked her up and read her Goodnight Moon. [Editor]
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"Regardless of what was happening in her life, she was always, always there for me.” —@ChelseaClinton https://t.co/nuIjrwZC1MJuly 29, 2016
So proud. So very proud indeed.
Mom, I love you, I am so proud of you & I am grateful every single day you're my mom. It meant so much to be able to tell the country why.July 29, 2016
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Chelsea Peng is a writer and editor who was formerly the assistant editor at MarieClaire.com. She's also worked for The Strategist and Refinery29, and is a graduate of Northwestern University. On her tombstone, she would like a GIF of herself that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, she's into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard she has to go lie down.
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