1. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have been serving elite relationship goals throughout his presidency, and 2016 was no different. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images 2. In fact, these two showed up more than usual this year as they finished their final lap as the first couple. Chris Kleponis / AFP / Getty Images 3. From full-blown kisses at the White House Correspondents' dinner... Pool / Getty Images 4. To more subtle forms of affection. Drew Angerer / Getty Images 5. They just gave us one touching moment after the next. Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images 6. Not even nose-scratching was off limits (now that's real love). Mark Wilson / Getty Images 7. They are honestly the cutest, whether they're being silly together... Pool / Getty Images 8. ... or looking like they just got done doing something grown together. Pool / Getty Images 9. Their love for each other has always been evident. Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images 10. Even when it's that "I'm not gonna embarrass you in front of your lil' country but just know we're gonna have a talk when we get back to the White House" kind of love. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images 11. Or that "didn't I tell you to get off the phone" love. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF giphy.com 12. We know their solid foundation will always bring them right back to this. Kena Betancur / AFP / Getty Images 13. They are regal. Pool / Getty Images 14. They slay newsstands. Kwaku Alston/Cass Bird / Via essence.com people.com 15. They are your mom and dad. Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images 16. They are your auntie and uncle that play too much. Alex Wong / Getty Images 17. They are that married couple who flirt and brag about each other on social media. Twitter: @POTUS 18. They are so beautiful it hurts. Kwaku Alston for ESSENCE 19. They just... *sigh.* They make us feeeeeeeeel. Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images 20. So much so that it's going to be really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really hard for a lot of us to watch them leave. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images 21. Literally just all of the goals, every single one. *weeps* Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF giphy.com For more Best of 2016 content, click here!