President Biden and first lady Jill shocked fellow guests at their castle-themed hotel in England when they emerged in sneakers and jeans to have a drink on the hotel patio after meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
The first couple walked onto the patio of Treganna Castle, which was built in 1774 on the Cornish coast, and jostled wooden furniture before taking a seat.
BBC reporter Jon Sopel tweeted a video of a brief exchange he had with Biden when the president unexpectedly appeared.
“A first in my career. @POTUS comes and sits down at table in a bar next to me and orders a drink. Am trying to act nonchalant,” Sopel tweeted.
In the video, Biden said “we’re enjoying our walk.”
When Sopel suggested to Biden the overcast day could use some sun, Biden replied, “Well I’ll tell you, this is so beautiful, it doesn’t even need any sun.”
The BBC reporter wrote that Biden ordered