Wednesday, April 1, 2009

FLOTUS, Michelle Obama visits a cancer center in London

Michelle Obama wished a cancer care center a happy first birthday on Wednesday during her first full day in London before the G20 summit.

The U.S. first lady, who visited the center with Sarah Brown, wife of British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, blew out a single candle on a chocolate-frosted sponge cake, and then joined others for tea.

"This is pretty amazing," Mrs. Obama said of the Maggie's Cancer Caring Centre, which Mrs. Brown opened last year.

"It's an oasis, an oasis that's necessary for people who are struggling. The building actualizes their journey in so many ways," he said. read more here......

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