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Bush family 'forever grateful' for outpouring of love from Texans

The Bush family was deeply touched by the "amazing outpouring of respect, affection and love" crowds showed for Bush 41 on the train ride to College Station.

HOUSTON — The family of President George H.W. Bush expressed gratitude for the huge crowds that lined the route of the train carrying him to College Station.

"Thank you for making 41's last ride so special," President George W. Bush tweeted.

Bush family members and spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted photos and pictures from the train on the journey to the Bush library.

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Thank you for making 41’s last ride so special.

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