March 20, 2020 4:17PM EDT
Barron Trump is getting lots of love from his mom on his 14th birthday. First Lady Melania Trump sent her teenager a sweet message on Twitter in honor of the big day.
Barron Trump sadly had to celebrate his 14th birthday in quarantine at the White House due to COVID-19, but his mother made sure that it was special. First Lady Melania Trump, 49, gave her teenage son a special shoutout on her official instagram account on March 20, tweeting “Happy Birthday BWT” with lots of hearts. That’s Barron William Trump to the rest of us. She also tweeted a photo of balloons, along with her message. As of the afternoon of March 20, Barron’s father, President Donald Trump, 73, had not acknowledged Barron’s birthday on social media. He was a little busy, though, giving another address to the nation about the COVID-19 pandemic.
During a previous press conference, the president said that he had spoken to his youngest son about the threat of coronavirus — which he previously said wasn’t any worse than the flu, and would blow over. “I’ve spoken, actually, with my son [Barron]. He said ‘How bad is this?’ It’s bad.