President Joe Biden noted an audience member’s barrettes during a military family event Friday, saying she looked 19 years old as she sat “like a little lady with her legs crossed.”
Biden, who appeared at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Virginia, on Friday, stopped his remarks to turn his attention to mention the way a “little lady” was dressed.
“I’m especially honored to share the stage with Brittney and Jordan and Nathan and Margaret Katherine,” Biden said. “I love those barrettes in your hair, man. I tell you what — and look at her, she looks like she’s 19 years old, sitting there with her, like a little lady with her legs crossed.”
The girl appeared to be around the age of an elementary school child, according to the New York Post. She was there with her parents and two older