President Barack Obama placed a letter to Donald Trump inside the top left drawer of the Resolute desk and left the Oval Office for the last time Friday, just a few hours ahead of Trump’s inauguration.
Footage from outside the White House shows Obama alone in the office for the last time, giving a glimpse of the moment he drops the letter and then leaves the office behind. He waves as he makes the walk back from the office.
A few minutes later, Obama and wife Michelle welcomed Trump and his wife Melania to the White House, where the two couples met for coffee as is customary, before driving together to the inauguration ceremony.
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