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Little Girl Who Went Viral For Staring At Michelle Obama's Portrait Finally Got To Meet Her Hero

By Aimee Lutkin

As is tradition, the Barack and Michelle Obama had their portraits painted after Barack's exit from office. Their portraits were hung in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Michelle's portrait was done by Baltimore artist Amy Sherald. It's a huge painting that shows Michelle in a full length gown, seated and staring out at the viewer.

Soon after the portraits went on public view, a man named Ben Hines went to see them. He ended up standing in line behind a little girl, who was completely absorbed by the image of the First Lady up on the wall: