There aren’t many marital fates I can imagine that are worse than being married to Donald Trump, but I also don’t feel very sorry for Melania. She knew what kind of a guy she was marrying when she signed up for the job. The only thing she probably didn’t know was that he would actually win the presidency in 2016.
Melania Trump has been caught avoiding Trump’s affections as First Lady many times—she’s yanked her hand away from his on-camera, ranted about how Christmas sucks, and conspiracy theorists have even alleged that she has been replaced with a body double when she couldn’t be bothered to show up.
But she did try to pretend to play along. Well, that’s finished! Melania is so, so over it.
A video of the couple landing in Palm Beach, Florida, went viral because it’s clear the new normal for Trump’s wife.
First, the couple deboards their plane:
Then Trump notices the reporters and stops to wave:
An Melania just keeps on walking:
She is done.
People found the swift transition from just barely involved First Lady to woman not bothering to smile for press very funny.
They’re wondering if this is also the beginning of the end for the Trump marriage, and if Melania will be filing for divorce in the very near future:
I still don’t feel remotely sorry for Melania Trump, but I’ll admit I am definitely looking forward to reading her tell-all book.