George H.W. Bush gets a visit from son George W. Bush while in the hospital

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“Big morale boost from a high-level delegation,” he wrote alongside a photo of him and son former President George W. Bush. “No father has ever been more blessed, or prouder.”

Related: George H.W. Bush to remain hospitalized after pneumonia treatment

The elder Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Friday after suffering from a bad cough. It was later determined that he had a mild case of pneumonia. According to a spokesperson, he is in “good spirits” and “already well on the path to recovery.”

His hospitalization comes a few months after he and wife Barbara were admitted to the hospital back in January, just before President Trump’s inauguration, which Bush had already declined to attend due to health concerns.

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